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Sanders urges FairPoint to return to the bargaining table

Vt Digger - - 10:25 am Wed Oct 29th, 2014

Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., stepped into the fray between FairPoint Communications and the company's striking workers on Tuesday.

At a press conference in Burlington, flanked by union members, Sanders called on FairPoint to return to the bargaining table.

But relations between the company and its workers have only become more strained since about 2,000 FairPoint employees in Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine went on strike Oct. 17.

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