Consumers, Competition, and Consolidation in the Video and Broadband Market

March 11, 2010

253 Russell Senate Office Building

Consumer Protection 1WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation announces the following full committee hearing on Consumers, Competition, and the Proposed Comcast-NBC Merger.

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Majority Statement

  • Chairman John D. (Jay) Rockefeller IV

    U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation

Minority Statement

  • Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison

    U.S. Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Witness Panel 1

  • The Honorable Julius Genachowski

    Federal Communications Commission
  • The Honorable Christine Varney

    Assistant Attorney General for Antitrust
    U.S. Department of Justice
    Varney Testimony (192.26 KB)

Witness Panel 2

  • Mr. Brian L. Roberts

    Chairman and CEO
    Comcast Corporation
  • Mr. John Wells

    Writers Guild of America, West
    Wells Testimony (184.91 KB)
  • Dr. Mark Cooper

    Director of Research
    Consumer Federation of America
    Cooper Testimony (225.89 KB)
  • Ms. Colleen Abdoulah

    President and CEO
    WOW! Internet, Cable, and Phone
    Abdoulah Testimony (245.44 KB)
  • Mr. Christopher S. Yoo

    Professor of Law and Communication
    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
    Yoo Testimony (352.18 KB)