CNN- When the biggest cable company in the United States buys the second-biggest cable company in the United States, what does that
mean for you?
If you're afraid the answer might be a higher cable bill, you're not alone.
"Americans already hate dealing with the cable guy -- and both these giant companies regularly rank among the worst of the worst in consumer surveys," said Craig Aaron, president and CEO of Free Press, a group that advocates for diversity in media ownership. "But this deal would be the cable guy on steroids -- pumped up, unstoppable and grasping for your wallet."