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Mailman to Deliver Aid in Case of Anthrax Attack

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December 30, 2009
Homeland Security News
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“If the nation ever faces a large-scale attack by a biological weapon like anthrax, the U.S. Postal Service will be in charge of delivering whatever drugs and other medical aid Americans would need to survive.

In an executive order released Wednesday, President Barack Obama put the Postal Service in charge of dispensing ”medical countermeasures” to biological weapons because of its ”capacity for rapid residential delivery.””

(Mailman to Deliver Aid in Case of Anthrax Attack – NYTimes.com)