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Gin Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-30-09 01:52 PM
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6. I don't know if this is the same thing...but Verizon used all Mexican
crews to lay cables in the Hampton Roads area.....via a subcontractor..thinking was...they were illegals because none spoke English.

I hope new rules make sure eligible people get the jobs..
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  -Verizon Could Get $1.6 Billion in Senate Stimulus Plan FreeStateDemocrat  Jan-30-09 01:08 PM   #0 
  - Verizon is almost completely union  Renew Deal   Jan-30-09 01:10 PM   #1 
  - The union will demand they hire more people?  Baby Snooks   Jan-30-09 01:30 PM   #4 
  - Exactly and while party members blindly follow the leaders. We are entering the fascist state.  terisan   Jan-30-09 01:14 PM   #2 
  - I read and re-read this but I missed facism part.............  bowens43   Jan-30-09 02:39 PM   #9 
     - Sorry I meant fascist in the meaning of Mussolini's term for fascism: Corporatism  terisan   Jan-30-09 04:32 PM   #12 
  - this part about net neutrality is very troubling also:...........  biopowertoday   Jan-30-09 01:16 PM   #3 
  - That is BAD NEWS.  FarceOfNature   Jan-30-09 01:41 PM   #5 
  - I don't know if this is the same thing...but Verizon used all Mexican  Gin   Jan-30-09 01:52 PM   #6 
     - The bill does not call for new jobs as part of the grants. !!!  biopowertoday   Jan-30-09 02:58 PM   #10 
  - The Author Seems to be Implying That  On the Road   Jan-30-09 11:29 PM   #16 
  - $1.6 billion corporate welfare with our tax dollars, so Verizon can upgrade & charge the poor  LaPera   Jan-30-09 02:24 PM   #7 
  - Cool, maybe I can get fiber to the house.  paparush   Jan-30-09 02:31 PM   #8 
  - me too....  Born Free   Jan-30-09 06:32 PM   #15 
  - Didn't Verizon spend a staggering amount buying up the rights  Brucie Kibbutz   Jan-30-09 03:25 PM   #11 
  - I'm pissed that they had to buy Alltel  CRF450   Jan-30-09 05:32 PM   #13 
  - This part of the bill is probably a good thing  groundloop   Jan-30-09 06:17 PM   #14 
  - Bringing broadband to unserved areas is a good thing.  kevsand   Jan-31-09 10:51 AM   #17 
  - Verizon should be broken up.  dkofos   Jan-31-09 10:54 AM   #18 
  - A monopoly for the increasing gap ....between the rich and the hyper rich grows  ohio2007   Jan-31-09 10:58 AM   #19 
  - Bail out Verizon? I give up.  No Elephants   Jan-31-09 11:46 AM   #20 
  - Deleted  trashcanistanista   Jan-31-09 01:34 PM   #21 
 

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