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An AT&T/Verizon Story: Why Nothing Is Ever 'Over' in Washington

Art Brodsky | Posted 04.01.2012 | Technology
Art Brodsky

On the menu are AT&T's failed takeover of T-Mobile, a bill to set rules for spectrum auctions, a payroll tax bill pending in Congress, a bill to change FCC procedures, and Verizon's planned collaboration with Comcast and other cable companies.


AP | By RYAN NAKASHIMA and RACHEL METZ | Posted 02.18.2012 | Technology

LOS ANGELES -- AT&T Inc. is hanging up on its $39 billion bid to buy smaller wireless provider T-Mobile USA, nearly four months after the U.S. governm...

AT&T, T-Mobile Deal Collapses Amid Fierce Backlash

RYAN NAKASHIMA | Posted 02.18.2012 | Technology

LOS ANGELES (AP) — AT&T Inc. is hanging up on its $39 billion bid to buy smaller wireless provider T-Mobile USA, nearly four months after the U....

HUGE DEvelopment In AT&T's $39 Billion Deal

Posted 11.29.2011 | Technology

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Federal Communications Commission granted AT&T Inc's request to withdraw its application for approval of its purchase of ...

AT&T Merger Could Mean Higher Prices For Consumers

AP | By The Associated Press | Posted 11.25.2011 | Technology

-- Deutsche Telekom and AT&T vowed Thursday to press ahead with the planned sale of the German company's T-Mobile USA unit to the U.S. cell phone ope...

AT&T/T-Mobile Combination Is A Good Deal For America And For Latinos

Juan Andrade | Posted 01.18.2012 | Latino Voices
Juan Andrade

In our view, this merger is a winner for Latinos and for all Americans.

7 States Join Suit To Stop AT&T-Mobile Deal

Posted 11.17.2011 | Technology

By Diane Bartz (Reuters) - Seven states have joined the Justice Department's lawsuit to stop AT&T's proposed purchase of T-Mobile USA, the Justic...

AT&T's Proposed T-Mobile Acquisition: A Timeline

AP | Posted 10.31.2011 | Technology

By The Associated Press -- Some key dates in wireless carrier AT&T Inc.'s effort to buy competitor T-Mobile USA, which was threatened Wednesday af...

Justice Department Seeks To Block AT&T, T-Mobile Merger

AP | By JOELLE TESSLER and PETE YOST | Posted 10.31.2011 | Technology

By JOELLE TESSLER and PETE YOST, Associated Press WASHINGTON -- The Justice Department filed suit Wednesday to block AT&T's $39 billion deal to buy...

Senator: AT&T-Mobile Deal Would Kill Off Jobs

government Blog | Posted 09.26.2011 | Technology

Opponents and proponents of AT&T's $39 billion acquisition of T-Mobile have not been shy about making their opinions heard. Senator Al Franken, the Sa...

When It Comes To Stopping the AT&T/T-Mobile Merger, I Will Not Be Out-Passioned!

Eddie Geller | Posted 09.20.2011 | Comedy
Eddie Geller

When my friends at Free Press informed me about their campaign to stop the AT&T/T-Mobile merger, I was fired up.

T-Mobile Stores Could Be Casualties Of AT&T Merger

The Huffington Post | Posted 08.23.2011 | Technology

While the AT&T-T-Mobile merger has yet to be approved by federal regulators, some people are already starting to feel reverberations from the deal. ...

Facebook, Microsoft Back AT&T's T-Mobile Takeover

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 08.07.2011 | Technology

While net neutrality advocates and small telecomm companies beg the Federal Communications Commission to stop the AT&T-T-Mobile merger from going ahea...

Senate Panel Warned AT&T-Mobile Could Be Step Toward Monopoly

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 07.11.2011 | Technology

A proposed merger of AT&T and T-Mobile may result in an industry-wide duopoly, or it may provide better access to broadband Internet for more consumer...

AT&T Defends T-Mobile Merger

AP | By JOELLE TESSLER | Posted 07.11.2011 | Technology

WASHINGTON -- Top executives from AT&T and T-Mobile USA faced off against top officials from Sprint Nextel and Cellular South on Capitol Hill Wednesda...

Sprint Plans To Take Concerns Over AT&T, T-Mobile Deal To Congress

The Huffington Post | Lila Shapiro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

One party unhappy with AT&T's proposed acquisition of T-Mobile USA is taking those concerns to Congress. Sprint Nextel CEO Dan Hesse said the company...