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CWA: The Facts Support AT&T/T-Mobile Merger

Final FCC comments filing deadline offers opportunity to review positives of the AT&T/T-Mobile merger, including expanding broadband access and benefits to consumers and workers. Read More »

California Public Utilities Commission Votes to Launch Investigation of AT&T/T-Mobile Merger

The California Public Utilities Commission (PUC) recently considered whether it would be necessary to launch a fact-finding investigation into the proposed merger between AT&T Wireless and T-Mobile. The Commission voted three to two in favor of launching an investigation, and will submit its findings to the FCC as part of that agency's review of the merger. Read More »

Broadband Can Lead to Significant Boost in Business Earnings

Companies with broadband Internet access make nearly twice as much in annual revenues as those that don't, according to a new study. Read More »

Why MMTC is Endorsing the AT&T/T-Mobile Merger

Since its founding 25 years ago, the Minority Media and Telecommunications Council (MMTC) has been a vocal opponent of consolidation in the media and telecommunications industries. A transaction may be compelling to shareholders or have an attractive economic rationale, but transactions that shrink a sector usually come at the expense of communities of color. Too often, what may appear to be "good" for a company is, in fact, bad for minorities. Read More »

The National Grange Joins Support of AT&T/T-Mobile

In a filing to the FCC, the National Grange, the nation's oldest national agricultural organization, added its name to a growing list of organization supporting the merger of AT&T and T-Mobile. Read More »

AT&T T-Mobile Merger Helps Minorities, Increases Jobs

As the window for public comment on the proposed merger of AT&T and T-Mobile nears a close, organizations representing minority groups, communications workers, and developers joined together to support the merger. Read More »

Internet Becoming a Requirement for Prosperity in the Global Economy

The world's top economies are increasingly dependent on the Internet, according to a new report by the McKinsey Global Institute. Read More »

Broadband is Critical to Tennessee’s Economic Growth

A new report by Connected Tennessee, a branch of Connected Nation and Speed Matters partner, reveals that high-speed Internet connections are increasingly critical to business growth across the state. Read More »

Why Millions of Americans Support the AT&T/T≠Mobile Merger

From the entirety of the United States Labor Movement to a broad range of individuals and constituent organizations representing tens of millions of Americans, the proposed AT&T merger with T-Mobile presents a real chance to strengthen workers' voices and provide new access to next generation technology. Read More »

SEIU and Mine Workers Add Support For AT&T And T-Mobile Merger

The planned merger of AT&T and T-Mobile has received a wave of support from labor organizations across the country. The SEIU and United Mine Workers of America (UMWA) headline a list of national labor organizations backing the merger, which would provide more than 20,000 T-Mobile employees the opportunity to select union representation free from management interference. Read More »

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