In the Red

Thursday - 11/13/2008, 4:20pm EST

If you're looking for more evidence of the downturn in the American economy, you need look no further than your local post office.

The U.S. Postal Service is ending its fiscal year in the red, with fewer people than ever using it to send letters and packages.

FederalNewsRadio's Max Cacas was at a meeting of the Postal Service Board of Governors and gives us a preview of his story for Friday's Federal Drive. Click to hear the interview.