Federal workers crowd McConnell’s office to deliver letter to end shutdown

A large gathering of federal employees and supporters attempt to get into U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's Lexington office to deliver letters as they protested the government shutdown.
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A large gathering of federal employees and supporters attempt to get into U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's Lexington office to deliver letters as they protested the government shutdown.

John Cheves is a government accountability reporter at the Lexington Herald-Leader. He joined the Herald-Leader in 1997 and previously worked in its Washington and Frankfort bureaus and covered the courthouse beat.