Congress Probes FCC Commissioner Baker's Jump to Comcast

The drama over FCC Commissioner Baker's jump to Comcast continues to unfold. Congress has now begun a probe in order to "gain a better understanding of the rules that govern Commissioner Baker's departure"—and the response deadline is May 31st. Good on ya, Congress, it's about time to get some answers. [Ars Technica]

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I hope that Congress gives the FCC a tally-ho to rip this deal into shreds. A Television provider that owns a Television broadcaster is bad news for everyone... except the shareholders.

It smells of endless shenanigans, and not the good kind either.