I received an automatic call about the "Rally" & I live in Westfield. So much for the "Do Not Call' list !!!Get crap calls almost every night. How do we stop these calls. Been worse since I got my phone service from Time Warner. Plus get all sorts of "Hang-ups" now.
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DNC does not restrict survey calls and some others.
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Survey calls, charities and Political campaign calls are all allowed. This is BS, of course, but it is the law and they are allowed. That doesn't include scammers with automatic phone dialers either. God help you if you have a phone number that used to belong to someone with debt issues. I've been receiving calls about a woman named Marta for 6 years, although it's only maybe once a year now instead of almost daily. A lot of those hang-ups are from auto dialers, they do that unless someone answers on the first ring, maybe the second. You can't block them either, they all have cells with unknown numbers.
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time warner sold your phone number to spammers.
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Nothing like sticking to the question. This is a waste of time. You need people at the governor's mansion.
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say, will there be liberals giving way extension cords , the grid fix they claim will work? Out of power ? run an extension cord to your neighbor.
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speaking of waste of time Saturday at the dock/pier comes to mind, bogus political circus noting more noting less, guess you can fool most of the people all of the time.
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I will be there because I believe that the jobs, tax revenue and $500 million investment are critical to the financial future of the city and the county. That does not mean that I approve of the spending habits of the city, county and school district. I applaud Senator Young and Assemblyman Goodell for the effort they have put in to this project.
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Once again a desperate city and school system are hoping against hope that NRG will stay open. Do you really think the PSC and the governor care about Western New York? What will upgrading NRG contribute to the economy? Higher electric rates. NRG has to recover that money invested. Do you think lower electrical rates are the answer? This gathering is being put on for two reasons. One: To bolster Senators youngs support numbers for the next election and the city and school for the taxes they will receive from NRG. The consumer, tat's you and me don't figure into the equation. Time to smarten up Dunkirk and demand less spending by the administration. Just because Dolce is Mayor look closely and see just how much he has spent on staff salaries since becoming Mayor. Then you will have your answer. $75,000 for an attorney in a city of 12,000.
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will be there ........should be warm...global warming , I mean climate change means no snow !
I couldn't say it any better than hadenough.....
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even mother nature is anti this bogus event, forecast takes away the "adverse element" angle, people who believe this circus event will make a difference are totally delusional and un-realistic
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spending out of control and the ability to understand the difference between "necessity and luxury" is the pox this administration has imposed on this city, yet mindless minions still support it
Phil. Really how many full time jobs will be created in addition to those already employed at NRG? Secondly although a $500,000 upgrade is necessary don't forget to add in the change orders and other unforeseen expenses. Yes, keeping the plant open will affect the raising of property taxes but eventually property taxes will go up due in part to union negotiations. One more thing. Dunkirk the city has quite a few renters. The majority of renters are on some form of subsistence allowance either state or Federal. They receive help with the payment of their housing and utilities. Now who pay for that? Yup you got it.
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Phil, we have and still respect you what we don't understand is how an intelligent person like yourself has bought into this sham, or is it that you are wishfully hoping
HADENOUGH - it's not $500 thousand - it's $500 MILLION and it would likely be the largest investment ever made in this county. I own rental property and have never had a tenant who received government subsidies. As for how many jobs will be created? It will likely be in the hundreds during the construction period but let me ask you - how many jobs will be created if the plant closes. RUMBLEFISH - you claim this is a sham. Show me the proof. I share your frustration with government spending but that won't change until we get leaders with brains.
if you believe that this farces is going to result in "happily ever after" then it's obvious that you also buy into current mailed propaganda from NRG, again "reality is not an option" unless you live in la la land
Phil you are absolutely correct,see you on Saturday!
proof will be in the results, consumer and taxpayer will pay in the end always had always will, history is on our side, ask yourself this when was the last time taxes and utilities costs were drastically cut, cost of living at times remains the same but never does it reverse, we are not holding our breath waiting for rebate checks from either
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Will the Gov have a representative there? So far no comment from his office.
would think that with any event to draw a crowd, the acts or performers would have been announced already, "and also in attendance " why we at it will the anti power up folks be present, if so then maybe it will be a riot not a rally , talk about media exposer and u-tube possibilities, entertaining possible, results making a difference not probable
shut it down, it is of no value and its power is not required. the plant needs to be torn down and then stick a hot dog stand in there.
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tear it down and put up a hot dog stand, we ask: does that come with or without the organ grinder and monkey?
Phil, Phil, Phil. Now sorry for the wrong monetary value but you know that there are always cost overruns. Now there are quite a few homes in the city that have absentee land lords who could care less how their property looks. I am not saying that every landlord is bad but you yourself know there are. They take in people who as long as they pay rent are left alone. Also there is a lot of section 8 housing that is being rented and the government is subsiding there rentals. Also the government subsidizes their utility bills. Now we both know who really subsidizes the difference. We do every April 15th. The city has not been getting electricity from NRG in decades. That is why the transmission line charge is so steep. We can only plan on digging deeper into our pockets to make up the difference. And with Obama care now the law look what it is going to cost say a family of four to be insured. The city need to start down sizing the work force instead of hiring.
answer this JM and you have your answer, would you risk alienation from either side by sending a spokesperson, now we could see The Donald helicoptering in film crew and all, after all Trump loves drama.
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