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Alliance for Community Media Applauds Opponents of AT&T Merger

Contact: Nancy Lu
703-556-7175
nlu@allcommunitymedia.org

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

ALLIANCE FOR COMMUNITY MEDIA
APPLAUDS OPPONENTS OF AT&T MERGER

(McLean, VA, December 20, 2011) – Yesterday, AT&T announced that it had ended its bid to buy T-Mobile. The Alliance for Community Media’s (ACM), Executive Director Sylvia Strobel made the following statement:

“We appreciate the work of so many individuals, organizations and governmental agencies to ascertain the facts and figures of this proposed transaction were known, and the public interest was protected.” said Sylvia Strobel, Executive Director of the Alliance for Community Media.

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About the Alliance for Community Media: Founded in 1979, the Alliance for Community Media is a national, non-profit membership organization committed to ensuring access to electronic media for all people. The Alliance for Community Media carries forth its mission by educating, advocating and acting as a resource for the more than 3,000 Public, Educational and Governmental (PEG) cable channels nationwide. For more information, visit ACM’s new website at www.allcommunitymedia.org.

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