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Consumer Advocate: Comcast Faced Troublesome Disclosures If It Had Pressed Merger Deal

“If the Department of Justice actually filed suit against Comcast, a lot of analysis of Comcast’s business practices would become part of the public record,” a public interest group’s attorney says.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/24/2015

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$45 Billion Comcast, Time Warner Cable Merger Officially Dropped

Comcast has officially dropped its $45 billion takeover bid of Time Warner Cable.

04/24/2015

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Report: Comcast Canceling Its Time-Warner Cable Merger

Bloomberg News is citing “people with knowledge of the matter” in its report that Comcast is “planning to walk away” from the deal.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/23/2015

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Merger Protests Greet Comcast Corp. Annual Meeting at Kimmel Center

Demonstrators gathered outside Comcast Corporation’s annual shareholders’ meeting to show opposition to the company’s proposed merger with Time Warner Cable.

05/21/2014

A Comcast truck is seen parked at one of their centers on February 13, 2014 in Pompano Beach, Florida. (Credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Politics Are Part Of The Debate Over Comcast’s Bid For Time Warner Cable

Along with concerns over competition and the impact on customers, politics are part of the debate over Comcast’s bid for Time Warner Cable.

04/13/2014

(David Cohen, left, executive vice president of Comcast, testifies as Arthur Minson Jr., executive vice president and CFO of Time Warner Cable, listens during a Senate Judiciary Commettee hearing on Capitol Hill.  Photo by Mark Wilson/ Getty Images)

Comcast Exec Tells Senators Merger Will Be Good For Consumers

But several members of the US Senate Judiciary Committee were skeptical.

04/09/2014

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Independent Watchdogs Wary of Comcast’s Pervasive Donations To Politicians

Comcast says that for its business and its customers, it’s critical for the company to be part of the political process.

03/10/2014

Stigall Show Log 2.19.14

Chris covers the arrest of former sportscaster Don Tollefson, President Obama’s touting of trade schools, and Pizza Hut’s offer to a West Chester University student. He also talks to Tom McGrath from Philadelphia Magazine.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–02/19/2014

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Economist Joel Maxcy: Comcast/Time Warner Merger Will Lead To Higher Rates And Fewer Choices

Chris Stigall spoke with economist and Temple professor Joel Maxcy this morning on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT about Comcast’s attempt to purchase Time Warner Cable.

02/18/2014

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Comcast Hypes Proposed Mega-Merger, But Consumer Watchdogs Cry Foul

The Philadelphia-based company wants to buy Time Warner, the industry’s #2 cable television service provider, for $45 billion in stock.

02/13/2014

(Comcast's current headquarters building, at 17th and JFK Boulevard, in center city Philadelphia.  Photo by William Thomas Cain/ Getty Images)

Comcast Plans To Buy Time Warner Cable For $45 Billion In Stock

The merger would put the Philadelphia-based industry giant in tens of millions of homes in most major cities.

02/13/2014