Who is the Postmaster General?

Answer As of 2010, the Postmaster General is John E. Potter, who goes by the name Jack. He took the position in June 2001. Potter started his career with the U.S. postal service in 1978 as a postal clerk.... Read More »

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Who is the postmaster general in Washington, D.C.?

The postmaster general is the chief executive officer of the U.S. Postal Service. The postmaster general is chosen by the service's board of governors and serves an indefinite term; prior to 1971, ... Read More »

How much does a Postmaster General earn?

CBS News reports that as of February 2009, the Postmaster General earns a salary of $263,575. The Postmaster General also enjoys about $600,000 of deferred compensation in the form of retirement an... Read More »

Who was the first postmaster general of the united states?

The first postmaster general of the United States was Benjamin Franklin. Franklin was appointed to serve as postmaster general on July 26, 1775. He served until November 1776 with an annual salary ... Read More »

Who was George Washington's Postmaster General?

Three different men served as Postmaster General under President George Washington. Samuel Osgood was appointed Postmaster General under Washington on September 26, 1789. Timothy Pickering became W... Read More »