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Comcast Roundup: Accusations of bribery in NBC lobbying, field hearings and more

DEFINITE READS The L.A. Times reports that U.S. Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.) received an improper lobbying call from Comcast, implying a bribery offer — Comcast denies the allegation — and, as the Inquirer points out, one Congressman likened Comcast to a ‘plantation.’ The Inquirer reports that a letter supporting the proposed NBC acquisition that was […]


Below, David L. Cohen on Monday’s NBC field hearing, competing with Google TV and more.




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