4/8/2010

The FCC, reflecting "its commitment to greater transparency and public outreach," should hold public hearings on Comcast's proposed takeover of NBC Universal, according to a letter from Free Press, Media Access Project, Consumers Union and Consumer Federation of America to FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski. However, the agency typically garners feedback on mergers via written and reply comments -- not public hearings, an FCC spokesman said.

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