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Wednesday, May 5, 2010

Demonstrators for Windstream meet

Posted By on Wed, May 5, 2010 at 11:44 AM


Those people distributing handbills outside the Capital Hotel this morning?

They were members of the Communications Workers of America, on hand for a meeting of Windstream shareholders. (Windstream is the company created by the spinoff of Alltel wireline operations and is based in Little Rock.) The CWA says it's unhappy about a 2009 decision by the company to end health benefits for retirees. A union rep provided the photo, by the way.

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