Ben Benavidez and Orson Aguilar: CPUC Should Reject Comcast/Time Warner Merger

The Fresno Bee by Ben Benavidez and Orson Aguilar The California Public Utilities Commission must act to stop the digital divide from getting worse by saying “no” to the proposed merger between Comcast and Time Warner Cable. Any other move…
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Comments of Greenlining and Consumers Union on Proposed Decision in Comcast-Time Warner Cable Merger

These comments explain why the Commission should not approve the Comcast-Time Warner Cable transaction.  The Commission’s Proposed Decision correctly finds that the merger would cause severe harms to consumers and the public interest. However, the Commission’s proposed conditions are insufficient…
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Greenlining’s Testimony to the California Public Utilities Commission Regarding the Proposed Comcast-Time Warner Merger

The California Public Utilities Commission, in the final stages of its review of the proposed Comcast-Time Warner merger, held an All-Party Meeting on February 25, 2015. Four of the five Commissioners attended, and heard from all of the active parties…
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California Public Utilities Commission Holds Comcast Hearing

Los Angeles Times by Meg James Consumers on Wednesday took turns praising and blasting Comcast’s proposed takeover of Time Warner Cable, which would make the combined company the dominant provider of cable TV and high-speed Internet service in California. The…
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Greenlining to Oppose Proposed CPUC Decision on Comcast/Time Warner Cable Deal

Meeting to Consider Proposal Today at 2 p.m. Contact: Bruce Mirken, Greenlining Institute Media Relations Director, 415-846-7758 (cell) Stephanie Chen, Greenlining Institute Energy and Telecommunications Policy Director, 415-706-2436 (cell) SAN FRANCISCO – This afternoon, representatives of The Greenlining Institute will speak…
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Upcoming Meeting on California PUC’s Comcast/TWC Review Seen Important to Outcome

Communications Daily A Wednesday all-party meeting on the California Public Utilities Commission Comcast/Time Warner Cable deal review is likely to be crucial in determining the outcome of the CPUC review, industry lawyers and public interest advocates said in interviews. CPUC…
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