FairPoint CEO Issues Misleading Response to Vermont Governor

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, December 17, 2014 CONTACT: Jim McNeill, 202-213-1614, Jim@FairnessAtFairpoint.com FairPoint CEO Paul H. Sunu has issued a misleading response to Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin’s call for company to settle a fair contract Sunu’s letter makes no mention of the more than $200 million in compromises the union has offered, including new health care premiums Letter entirely omits … Read More

FairPoint CEO’s “Confidence” in Strike Contingency Plans Contradicted by Serious Service Problems

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For Immediate Release: Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014 Contact: Jim McNeill, C 202-213-1614, Jim@FairnessAtFairpoint.com In FairPoint’s just-released earnings report, CEO Sunu attempts to gloss over service disruptions plaguing the company’s customers FairPoint’s own analysis shows incoming calls surged 250% in strike’s first week; this week Vt. officials threatened to probe company’s poor service FairPoint Communications attempted to quell investor concerns today … Read More