The witnesses discussed and answered questions on recent mergers in the telecommunications industry. They mentioned how cable, film,… read more
The witnesses discussed and answered questions on recent mergers in the telecommunications industry. They mentioned how cable, film, and telephone company mergers would affect consumers. Specifically, the recent acquisitions by Bell Atlantic, Viacom, and Paramount have brought new competitors into the telecommunications industry and the ramifications of these were discussed. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- Dale N. Hatfield Founder and President Hatfield Associates
- Peter W. Huber Representative Kellogg, Huber and Hansen
- Sumner M. Redstone Chairman Viacom, Inc.
- Raymond W. Smith Chairman and CEO Bell Atlantic
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