Postal workers push House members to support benefit payment changes

Postal workers around the country on Tuesday held demonstrations near the offices of all House members, urging them to support legislation that would allow the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) to reschedule future retirement payments that are threatening to shut down the service completely.

Various local news outlets reported the demonstrations, including those at key Republican offices. Three of these took place at the offices of the three House Republican members of the deficit reduction supercommittee