U.S. Withdraws from Universal Postal Union; Citing Unfair Subsidies to China

In October, the Trump Administration began the process of withdrawing from the Universal Postal Union (UPU) because of the subsidized rates it affords to countries like China. The U.S. announced the decision to leave in an August Presidential Memorandum. The Universal Postal Union was established in 1874 and acts as a forum for postal sector stakeholders. Initially, the … Read more

Why strong international partnerships create the most secure US borders

By: Andrew Farrelly As published in Government Gazette Vol 1. President Trump has promised to make the nation safer by protecting our borders.  This endeavor is more complex than attempting to seal off entry with a wall or blanketly banning entire countries from boarding planes to the U.S. In reality, high-risk individuals attempting to travel to and harm the U.S. can depart from anywhere and be of any nationality. The … Read more