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Consumer Groups Protest AT&T-DirecTV Merger

Consumer groups opposed to AT&T's acquisition of DirecTV say that the deal won't reduce prices or encourage competition. "AT&T could take the money that they are using to wipe out a competitor and invest that to expand their own broadband network," said Matt Wood, policy director for the consumer group Free Press. "They didn't need a merger for that."

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