Landmark Deal: $85 Billion AT&T Merger Faces Three Major Obstacles  

by Swarajya Staff - Oct 26, 2016 02:27 PM +05:30 IST
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The Landmark, $85 Billion AT&T Merger Faces Three Major Obstacles

The landmark $85 billion dollar AT&T/Time Warner merger faces three major obstacles: federal antitrust regulators, a political class rallied by populist fury, and consumers who are generally dissatisfied with their cable providers. One of the largest roadblocks facing AT&T's acquisition of Time Warner will be a battle with federal regulators. The two arms of the government…

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