Congress has failed for years to overhaul the U.S. Postal Service, but a new poll Tuesday suggests there is bipartisan support nationally and in Maryland for a handful of well-worn solutions.
An overwhelming majority of Americans, 83 percent, support relaxing a requirement that the USPS pre-fund retiree health benefits, according to a Citizen Cabinet poll conducted by the School of Public Policy at the University of Maryland.
A similar number of respondents in Maryland recommended ending the congressional requirement -- which has dragged down USPS finances for years -- or reducing it, according to the survey.
Ending letter delivery on Saturdays also won support from a...
The sun sets on the U.S. Capitol during the inauguration parade of President Barack Obama along Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington, D.C.