Trump has repeatedly railed in opposition to mail-in voting, falsely claiming that it’s going to result in widespread voter fraud whereas additionally encouraging his supporters to forged their ballots by mail. The President additionally stated in August he opposed extra funding for the USPS as a result of he did not wish to see it used for mail-in voting within the November election whereas claiming the Postal Service couldn’t deal with the amount of ballots. “The Postal Service will do it is job to ship the ballots. When the President goes into that the Postal Service would not — shouldn’t be outfitted to do it, which, he’s incorrect with that,” DeJoy stated throughout a digital occasion by The Financial Membership of Washington, DC. “We’re outfitted to do it and we’ll ship ballots.” He additionally stated he is “had little or no dialog” with the Trump administration about USPS operations and that nobody informed him to sluggish mail service, which has affected Individuals in current months.”No. No, no and 1,000,000 occasions, no. I’ve had little or no dialog with the administration,” DeJoy stated. “The Postal Service is an unbiased group. I report back to a board of governors, a bipartisan board of governors, and that is the place we, the place my plans for what we do with the Postal Service get authorized.”He added, “So so far … I’ve had no enter from the White Home on something, nor would they’ve any authority to direct me to do any something.”On Monday, a federal choose dominated that the USPS should prioritize election mail and reversed some coverage modifications imposed by DeJoy, following an analogous choice by one other choose in Washington state on Friday to dam coverage modifications on the company. Requested if he would attraction the choice, DeJoy stated in lots of circumstances what the judges determined have been modifications he already deliberate to place in place. “We’re in negotiations with them,” he stated, including that he hopes these negotiations come to a conclusion that may permit USPS to keep away from appeals.”On the finish of the day we abide by the regulation and selections will probably be made between us and the Justice Division whether or not we attraction them or not.” CNN’s Marshall Cohen, Katelyn Polantz, Paul P. Murphy and Sonia Moghe contributed to this report.