ㅤ”‘Congress, working closely with the President, took a monumental step to bring taxes paid by U.S. businesses in line with the rest of the industrialized world,’ said AT&T chief Randall Stephenson. ‘This tax reform will drive economic growth and create good-paying jobs.'”
ㅤô¿ô …ATT’s argument that vertical integration benefits consumers is ridiculous. Apple Computer’s mobile business is vertically integrated and there is 100% markup in the price of an iPhone.
ㅤFull story at The Washington Examiner, image from washingtonexaminer(.com) • time warner, justice department, at&t
ㅤ”According to unnamed sources familiar with the negotiations, the Justice Department will make the selling of either Turner Broadcasting or DirecTV essential for merger approval, both the New York Times and Financial Times reported Wednesday.
ㅤ’It’s all about CNN,’ one source told the Financial Times, adding if AT&T sold CNN, regulators would likely approve the deal.”
ㅤFull story at The Washington Examiner, image from wordpress(.com) • doj, fake news, fbi, jeff sessions, justice department, mainstream media, msm, at&t, time warner, cnn, directv, conservative, politics