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President Donald Trump personally pushed the United States Postmaster General to double how much Amazon and other companies pay to ship packages throughout the service, ” The Washington Post reports.   Trump was waging a public war on Amazon’s deal with the Postal Service for weeks, arguing that the fighting USPS is subsidizing Amazon. As the largest e-commerce business in the US, Amazon would likely need to pay billions of dollars if the Postal Service increased how much it costs to ship packages.    

President Donald Trump has pressured the United States Postal Service to raise the rate it charges Amazon to deliver packages, according to a report by The Washington Post.   See the rest of the story at Business Insider

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