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AT&T Has Already Spent 7 Million Dollars Lobbying For T-Mobile

Last year, in total AT&T Mobility spent $15 million dollars total. This year they’ve already spent 7 million in the first part of the year in support of their proposed buyout of T-Mobile.

To date Sprint, Cellular South, Leap Wireless and now MetroPCS have gone on record with the FCC and the government against AT&T’s proposed purchase of T-Mobile for $39 billion dollars.¬† The problem is that with as large as AT&T is they have the spending power to lobby more support.

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