Comments From the National Urban League on the Verizon-Massachusetts Decision

Apr 17, 2001, 01:00 ET from National Urban League

    WASHINGTON, April 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The following is a statement by
 Milton J. Little, Jr., Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of
 the National Urban League:
 
     "The addition of Verizon as a long distance service provider in
 Massachusetts will ensure that Massachusetts residents enjoy the same benefits
 of choice that All Americans should enjoy in an expanded and competitive
 telecommunications market."
 
 

SOURCE National Urban League
    WASHINGTON, April 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The following is a statement by
 Milton J. Little, Jr., Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of
 the National Urban League:
 
     "The addition of Verizon as a long distance service provider in
 Massachusetts will ensure that Massachusetts residents enjoy the same benefits
 of choice that All Americans should enjoy in an expanded and competitive
 telecommunications market."
 
 SOURCE  National Urban League