Merger Between AT&T and T-Mobile
Jeffrey Silva, senior policy director for Medley Global Advisors, and antitrust Attorney Robert Bell talked about their thoughts on the… read more
Jeffrey Silva, senior policy director for Medley Global Advisors, and antitrust Attorney Robert Bell talked about their thoughts on the proposed merger between AT&T and T-Mobile. Mr. Silva considered the impact of the merger on the wireless industry and Mr. Bell discussed possible opposition at the Department of Justice and the FCC.
Debbie Goldman, policy analyst for Communications Workers of America, and Parul Desai, policy counsel for Consumers Union, gave their perspectives of the proposed merger from the viewpoint of industry.
House Judiciary Committee Member Bob Goodlatte spoke by phone about the role of his committee in the proposed merger. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Debbie Goldman Analyst Communications Workers of America
- Bob Goodlatte U.S. Representative [R] Virginia
- David Hatch Correspondent National Journal Daily->Telecommunications and Media
- Jeffrey Silva Senior Policy Director Medley Global Advisors
- Peter Slen Senior Executive Producer C-SPAN->Book TV
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