September 21, 2000
Report: FCC staff backs AOL-Time Warner merger
Author: JT Smith
Reuters is reporting (OK, this gets a bit strange: Inter@ctive Week has a Reuters story that reports on a Washington Post story) that the FCC is backing the AOL-Time Warner merger. The FCC's staff has recommended the agency approve the $183 billion merger, if the firms agree to conditions on Internet access. Here's the actual Washington Post story. The FCC later denied the report, according to Bloomberg News.
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