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Topic - Mark R. Saunders
In a year when the U.S. Postal Service lost more than $5 billion, former Postmaster General John E. Potter still received more than a quarter-million dollars thanks to a hefty deferred-compensation package, a "lifetime achievement award" and a severance deal, records show.
Spokesman Mark R. Saunders said Mr. Potter's compensation package was a contractual issue, so the Postal Service will compensate him to meet the terms of the contract.