Verizon Tells Strikers "Keep it up and we will stop paying your benefits"

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  1. PLYMCO_PILGRIM
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    Verizon threatens to stop paying worker healthcare benefits - The Hill's Hillicon Valley

     
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    It's about time Verizon started playing hardball with these ingrates.
     
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    Why would they be paying for them at any point if they aren't doing their job?
     
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    I called the local radio host who said it was dispicible for verizon to do this and asked him the same question.

    He said "because verizon makes billions every year and can afford it"

    :eusa_eh:
     
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    Verizon can pay for health insurance for workers who aren't working ????

    This radio host isn't the sharpest knife in the drawer...
     
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    Thats what I was thinking. I was dumbfounded and just hung up, lol. I knew right then and there he wasn't going to be reasonable.
     
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    Won't work, don't expect to get paid.

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    Probably the best thing to do when dealing with someone that stupid...
     
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    Fire them all and hire some people who are unemployed. It will be cheaper in the long run to train people who are not unionized. Let those losers stay with their unions unemployed!!
     
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