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Stamps set to climb 3 more cents

Postal Service says idle Congress makes higher prices a must

Posted: December 25, 2013 at 4:08 a.m.

The U.S. Postal Service’s regulator Tuesday approved price increases amounting to 6 percent on most mail, a step the service’s board called a “last resort” forced by Congress’ failure to pass cost-cutting legislation.

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