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With TWC Deal, Comcast Says it Will Build on ‘Extraordinarily Successful Acquisition of NBCU’

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Comcast is wasting no time pressing forward with its $42.5 billion acquisition of Time Warner Cable. We’ve assembled three separate documents the company released this morning: a press release announcing the deal, a public interest benefits summary and a document called “Day One Undertakings” from Comcast EVP David Cohen, who is the company’s chief lobbyist in Washington, DC.

In that note Cohen cites the 2011 acquisition of NBCU: “Comcast intends to build on our extraordinarily successful acquisition of NBCUniversal, and our unparalleled record of keeping our promises to bring new benefits to consumers in prior acquisitions,” Cohen writes.

All three memos are after the jump…

Comcast – TWC Merger Press Release

Comcast-TWC, Day One Undetakings Letter

Comcast-TWC Public Interest Benefits Summary

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