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Twitter Stunned by News of Trump Pushing to Double Amazon’s Postal Rates: ‘What the Hell is He Doing?’

The latest big news from the Washington Post is that President Trump has pushed the Postmaster General to double rates for Amazon and other firms. Trump has publicly and privately groused about Amazon because Jeff Bezos owns the Post.

As Axios reported back in March, the President is “obsessed” with Amazon and wants to go after them.

Postmaster General Megan Brennan has so far “resisted” the demand from Trump, as the Post report says, but Politics Twitter was a little stunned by the news that this is something the President is really pushing for:

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