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Patrick Donahoe
Patrick R. Donahoe 2013.jpg
Donahoe in 2013
73rd Postmaster General of the United States
Incumbent
Assumed office
January 14, 2011
President Barack Obama
Deputy Ronald A. Stroman
Preceded by John Potter
Personal details
Born Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Alma mater University of Pittsburgh
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Patrick R. Donahoe is the 73rd United States Postmaster General, having been appointed to the post on October 25, 2010. A 35–year veteran of the Postal Service, he reports to the Postal Service Board of Governors. Prior to being Postmaster, Donahoe served as the 19th deputy postmaster general. He entered the Postal Service as a clerk in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. [1] In addition to graduating from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology he got his letter of recommendation from Adam King. He also graduated from the University of Pittsburgh with a degree in economics.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Patrick R. Donahoe". United States Post Office. Retrieved 2012-11-17. "Appointed Postmaster General by the Postal Service Board of Governors in October, 2010, Mr. Donahoe began his 37-year USPS career as a clerk in Pittsburgh, PA. ..." [dead link]
Government offices
Preceded by
John Potter
Postmaster General of the United States
2011–present
Incumbent



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Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe speaks at National Press Club luncheon April 19, 2013

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State of the Business (May 14, 2014)

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Comic Book Resources

Comic Book Resources
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 07:03:45 -0700

Apparently current Postmaster General Patrick R. Donahoe has been ignoring the committee's recommendations; in November, he went ahead with a series of Harry Potter stamps without notifying them, eliciting howls of protest. “While they may support a ...

Businessweek

Washington Post
Thu, 07 Aug 2014 18:30:00 -0700

Benjamin F. Bailar made these comments to Postmaster General Patrick R. Donahoe in a recent letter of resignation from the secretive committee of eminent Americans that decide the faces and images that should go on postage stamps. Bailar's resignation ...
 
WFMZ Allentown
Wed, 13 Aug 2014 14:15:21 -0700

U.S. Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) on Wednesday wrote a letter to U.S. Postmaster General Patrick R. Donahoe, urging him to not reduce the hours of the Tatamy Post Office. Residents who rely on this post office have expressed concerns about plans to scale ...

In These Times

In These Times
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:40:17 -0700

UPWA President Mark Dimondstein speaks at a rally in downtown Chicago while supporters hold up 'Wanted' posters of Postmaster General Patrick R. Donahoe. (Amien Essif). More than 1,000 postal workers and allies gathered in downtown Chicago on ...
 
Albuquerque Business First (blog)
Thu, 07 Aug 2014 05:56:15 -0700

Tom Udall (D-NM) and Sen. Martin Heinrich (D-NM) have asked Postmaster General Patrick R. Donahoe to reconsider plans to limit operations at some New Mexico post offices. Under a proposal to cut costs, the Postal Service is considering reducing hours, ...

New York Times

New York Times
Mon, 11 Aug 2014 07:10:11 -0700

... growth in its shipping and packaging business. “A lot of this growth is attributed to changes we've made such as price increases and the efficiencies that our employees have made over the last few years,” said Patrick R. Donahoe, the postmaster ...
 
Ruidoso News
Thu, 07 Aug 2014 17:33:45 -0700

U.S. Senators Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich, both Democrats, sent a letter Wednesday to U.S. Postal Service Postmaster General Patrick R. Donahoe expressing their concerns about the Postal Service's multi-year "Post Plan" to reduce costs and streamline ...
 
Waterbury Republican American
Fri, 15 Aug 2014 22:15:00 -0700

... angrily resigned from the committee after accusing the Postal Service of "prostituting" its stamps program. In his letter to Postmaster General Patrick R. Donahoe, Bailar suggested the committee be abolished if it is going to recommend cartoons and ...
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