Postal Service to Delay Shutting Offices, Processing Centers

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    Postal Service to Delay Shutting Offices, Processing Centers - Bloomberg

    The U.S. Postal Service agreed not to close post offices or mail-processing facilities before May 15 to give Congress time to change laws restricting the service’s operations and finances, 15 U.S. senators said.

    As part of the agreement, the Postal Service won’t have to make a $5 billion payment this year to prefund future health- care costs for retirees, Senator Bernard Sanders, a Vermont Independent, said today at a press conference in Washington