De Blasio Joins Verizon Strikers [Video]

Public Advocate Bill de Blasio joined striking Verizon workers this morning and had some harsh words for the telecommunications giant.

“I can’t believe, when you look at the numbers here, when you look at how profitable Verizon is, when you look at what these executives make  I can’t even count that high,” he said. “The top five executives making over a quarter of a billion dollars in the last four years. I can’t imagine what kind of company does that and then says to its workers you can’t have basic benefits.” Read More