House Oversight to investigate postmaster general about campaign donations
Hill. Congressional Democrats are moving ahead with an investigation into the postmaster general as NPR's Windsor Johnston tells us The enquiry comes in the wake of published reports that former employees of Louis to Joy said they felt pressured to make campaign contributions to Republican candidates. The House oversight Committee is calling on the Postal Service Board of Governors to immediately suspend to joy pending further inquiry. Joy is accused of pressuring employees at his former business to donate to Republican candidates and then reimburse their contributions through bonuses to joy, who testified before the committee last month, was asked about whether he had paid back his former employees for donations to President Trump's campaign. He denied the accusation.