Sen. Toomey Issues Statement On Proposed Comcast-Time Warner Merger
ALLENTOWN, Pa. - U.S. Senator Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) released the following statement regarding the proposed Comcast - Time Warner merger.
"I am confident that the transaction announced today will expand Comcast's ability to deploy its advanced technology and serve its customers around the country. This is good for the world-class workers in Philadelphia and Comcast customers around the state. Philadelphia is already a hub for cutting-edge technology and home to a dedicated and educated workforce. Construction on the Comcast Innovation and Technology Center will start this summer, creating thousands of jobs. It will anchor the company's presence in our region and will make Southeast Pennsylvania the heart of next-generation advancements. And the transaction announcement today will only continue to strengthen that."