Print publications are facing many challenges, not the least of which is one caused by that old partner: The U.S. Postal Service.
The USPS has issued a rule that allows it to revoke an audit bureau’s authority to validate requesters, according to the National Newspaper Association (NNA).
Requester newspapers are those that have more than 50% of their circulations paid or requested. That includes paid single-copy sales.
The USPS can withdraw the audit bureau’s authority if it finds that its procedures are inadequate.
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