RCA rallies rural community members to fight for their local post office. Website with tips on fighting closures gets _____ hits. Newspaper articles featuring RCA’s efforts published in Equal Voice Newspaper and New York Times. RCA staff persuaded two of Arkansas’ congressmen to sponsor a relief bill to save many post offices. By 2012 a compromise was offered by USPS to leave rural post offices open at reduced hours, saving 179 post offices in Arkansas.