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Postmaster Embraces Electric Trucks Despite Contract Award

  • DeJoy testifies before House lawmakers about new fleet
  • Postal service selected Oshkosh, bypassing EV maker Workhorse
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Postmaster General Louis DeJoy, defending the selection of a gasoline-powered vehicle maker to build the next generation of U.S. mail trucks, said he envisions the service moving quickly to electric power.

“We are very, very excited about having a full fleet, or to the greatest extent we can, you know, electric fleet,” DeJoy told a House appropriations subcommittee on Thursday.