an independent federal agency that recommends changes in postal rates
Five commissioners and a designated chairperson (George Omas) appointed by the President to oversee postal things, for example, classification changes and rate increases. They review requests, and act as independent judges. Click here to learn more about the PRC. The commissioners are appointed to six year terms that are confirmed by the Senate.
An independent federal agency that makes recommendations concerning Postal Service requests for changes in postal rates and mail classifications.