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The USPS is facing financial, service and public relations crises, but the president's new appointees could have an impact beyond restoring timely service. (Video: Joshua Carroll, Brian Monroe/The Washington Post)

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President Biden’s three nominees for the U.S. Postal Service’s governing board face their confirmation hearing Thursday before a Senate committee. Here’s what you need to know about the hearing, and what the Postal Service’s bipartisan governing board means for your mail.