‘We Are Not the Postal Service’: White House Can’t Guarantee Packages Will Arrive in Time for Christmas

White House press secretary Jen Psaki told reporters Wednesday that as the administration deals with widespread supply chain issues, it cannot guarantee Christmas packages will arrive on time. “We are not the Postal Service or UPS or FedEx,” Psaki said in response to a question about packages arriving on time or products being available during the holiday season. “We cannot guarantee. What we can do is use every lever at the federal government’s disposal to reduce delays.” With just over two months until Christmas Day, the White House is now asking UPS, FedEx, Walmart, and other entities to commit to increasing the number of shifts to deal with a backlog of containers in the Port of Los Angeles and elsewhere, according to a fact sheet. President Joe Biden on Wednesday is meeting with the heads of the Port of Los Angeles, the Port of Long Beach, and the International Longshore and …

Related Post

This website uses cookies.