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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The FCC’s Net Neutrality Decision Delivers Greenlining Fifteen Minutes of Internet Fame.

            Today, the Federal Communications Commission finally published its ruling on net neutrality.  Under those new rules, your Internet provider can’t block or slow Internet traffic, and can’t give preferential treatment to certain kinds of Internet traffic—what we call “paid…
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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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