Union Picket Lines Stay Strong as FairPoint Stock Price Tumbles

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For Immediate Release: Monday, November 10 Contact: Jim McNeill, 202-213-1614, Jim@FairnessAtFairpoint.com FairPoint stock plunged more than 10% at the end of last week after the company acknowledged strike’s adverse effect in its latest earnings report One day before drop, key financial analyst cited strikers’ continuing strength, warning of “significant negative impact” from “unsettled labor conditions” FairPoint strikers maintained momentum Saturday … Read More

Major Hedge Fund Owner and FairPoint Investor Says Company Must Treat Workers Fairly

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, September 23, 2014 Contact: Amy Masciola, 202-285-6955, amy.masciola@gmail.com Unions Call on Angelo, Gordon to Push Company to Return to Bargaining Augusta, ME–On September 5th, Angelo, Gordon & Co. president Lawrence Schloss responded to New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli’s request that the hedge fund’s CEO urge FairPoint “to find common ground with its workforce” in the current … Read More

News Coverage of NY Comptroller Statements on FairPoint

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News organizations are covering the recent New York State Comptroller’s statement that FairPoint’s hedge fund owner and investors must ensure fair treatment of workers. News stories are linked below. Top New York Finance Official Joins Unions in Urging FairPoint to Resume Negotiations, Bangor Daily News NY Comptroller Involved in FairPoint Dispute, Burlington Free Press