|11/20/14||Consumer Alert: FairPoint Explains Mobile Picketing|
|Company Asks Public to Remain Watchful for Acts of Vandalism
PORTLAND, Maine, Nov. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FairPoint Communications today alerted consumers to be aware of actions they may be exposed to related to the ongoing IBEW and CWA strike against the company.
As the unions continue their strike, they are utilizing a tactic called "mobile picketing." While the unions can engage in strike activity anyplace FairPoint replacement workers are providing customer services, this mobile ... |
|11/19/14||FairPoint Communications: Straightening out the Facts|
|PORTLAND, Maine, Nov. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FairPoint Communications, Inc. today issued the following statement about the ongoing strike against the company:
There comes a point in every strike where the public asks "why?"
As the strike called by the IBEW and CWA against FairPoint enters its second month, and many members of the public have likely concluded that they'd be pretty happy to have what FairPoint strikers have been offered, the Unions have resorted to bending the facts to j... |
|11/08/14||The Facts about FairPoint's Proposals|
|PORTLAND, Maine, Nov. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FairPoint Communications spokeswoman Angelynne Beaudry today issued the following statement about the company's implemented proposals:
In early August, two of FairPoint's collective bargaining agreements, that cover most of our union-represented employees in northern New England, expired. After months of negotiations we informed the Unions that the parties were at impasse, and on August 28, 2014 we implemented our final proposals. On October 17, 2... |