Congressman Pete Olson

Representing the 22nd District of Texas

Olson Supports Communications Transaction

March 10, 2016
Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today joined four other members of the House Energy and Commerce Committee in sending a letter to U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch and Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler in support of the swift approval of the transaction between Charter Communications, Time Warner Cable, and Bright House Networks. 

“This merger will mean new jobs and more cutting-edge broadband services to communities,” Olson said. “I hope the Justice Department and FCC will act quickly on this transaction.”

Signers of the letter include: Reps. Chris Collins (NY), Billy Long (MO), Renee Ellmers (NC), and Bill Flores (TX).

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A copy of the letter can be found here.

 

Contact: Melissa Kelly