CPUC Approves $33 Million Settlement in Comcast Investigation

Media Contact: Terrie Prosper, 415.703.1366, news@cpuc.ca.gov CPUC APPROVES $33 MILLION SETTLEMENT IN COMCAST INVESTIGATION SAN FRANCISCO, September 17, 2015 – The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) today approved a $33.4 million settlement agreement that resolves all issues regarding the unauthorized disclosure and publication of non-published directory…
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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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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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Bill Wants California’s Minority-owned Businesses to Get Better Access to Energy Dollars

Philippine Daily Inquirer SACRAMENTO – A bill in the State Assembly would push California Energy Commission grantees and loan recipients to increase procurement from California small businesses and bring jobs and opportunities to underserved communities. The measure, Assembly Bill 865,…
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Alejo Introduces Bill to Encourage Clean Energy Contracts with Minority Firms

Would Boost Small Businesses with Supplier Diversity Program Similar to Longstanding CPUC Effort Contact: Bruce Mirken, Greenlining Institute Media Relations Director, 510-926-4022; 415-846-7758 (cell) SACRAMENTO – Assemblymember Luis Alejo (D-Salinas) introduced legislation today designed to boost California small businesses and bring…
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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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