Package Backlog John Ydstie talks with NPR's Emily Harris about problems plaguing the Postal Service since the anthrax attacks. Thousands of pounds of packages that were in Washington, D.C.'s Brentwood facility -- or that have come in addressed to a federal agency since the attacks -- are still undelivered. They can't be irradiated like the smaller pieces of mail.
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John Ydstie talks with NPR's Emily Harris about problems plaguing the Postal Service since the anthrax attacks. Thousands of pounds of packages that were in Washington, D.C.'s Brentwood facility — or that have come in addressed to a federal agency since the attacks — are still undelivered. They can't be irradiated like the smaller pieces of mail.