Dems Worry $45B Comcast-TWC Deal Will Hurt Competition

Law360, New York (April 9, 2014, 4:30 PM EDT) -- Several Democratic senators on Wednesday voiced skepticism of Comcast Corp.'s claims that its $45 billion bid for Time Warner Cable Inc. would benefit consumers, raising concerns about higher prices and threats to net neutrality.

Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., who has been an outspoken critic of the deal since it was announced in February, warned at a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing that the deal would leave consumers with "fewer choices, higher prices and even worse service."

But he was not the only one to question Comcast's claims...
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