Monday, February 27, 2017

"You Call That A Monopoly. This Is A Monopoly."

FCC To Kill Competition Requirement For Charter-Time Warner Merger

The Federal Communications Commission is reportedly prepared to lift a regulation placed on Charter as part of its merger agreement with Time Warner Cable that required the cable and internet company to deploy broadband connections that are competitive with other providers. The rule, which stems from Charter’s 2015 acquisition of competitor Time Warner Cable, requires Charter…