Jamie Partridge, from the National Association of Letter Carriers, protests Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2011, in, Portland, Ore. Partridge was one of the postal workers participating in a hunger strike to protest Congress' inaction of aiding the Postal Service. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

Postal Employees Stage Hunger Strike, Urges Congress To Act On USPS Funding

(MintPress) – With finances waning and post offices closing, a small group of postal workers, along with supporters, travelled to Washington Monday to stage a hunger strike in protest of Congress’ failure to approach the issue. The 10 strikers, made of current and former postal workers, pledged to take part in a four-day hunger strike, […]