Citizens to deliver message to Governor Douglas:
“Don’t let Vermont take a wrong turn on the information superhighway!”

Who: Seniors, clergy, first responders, teachers, elected officials, and telephone workers

What: Short briefing at 10:30 AM for news media at the State House. Immediately afterwards, our group will present a wheelbarrow with thousands of post cards the Governor’s office.  

Where: State House, Cedar Creek Room, Montpelier, VT

When: 10:30 AM, Wednesday, November 14, 2007

Why: The movement opposing the proposed sale of Verizon to FairPoint is growing. With all public hearings concluded, opponents of the sale want to make sure that the Governor gets the message: Stop the Sale!

More information about why citizens are mobilizing to stop the sale of Verizon’s landlines to FairPoint is at: and