Congress Forces Postal Service To Continue Saturday MailCongress passed legislation Thursday requiring the U.S. Postal Service to have six-day delivery.
The Price Of Mailing A Letter Is Going UpIt'll soon cost more to mail a letter. The cash-strapped U.S. Postal Service said Thursday that it will raise postage rates on Jan. 27, including a 1-cent increase in the cost of first-class mail to 46 cents.