“There is no reason for Congress to act or to politicize this. Ignore the politics: it’s time for the Postal Service to move forward,” Sen. Elizabeth Warren said.
The program’s existence was revealed in June by the FBI in a criminal complaint related to ricin-laced letters scare.
It’s not just phone calls, emails and Google searches the U.S. government is using to surveil and monitor the American public. As a recent report from The New York Times found, they’re also using regular postal mail.