Los Angeles Business Journal

DirecTV, Other Cable Companies Oppose Gannett-Belo Merger

Friday, July 26, 2013

Several public interest groups representing newspaper and cable TV concerns, including DirecTV and Time Warner, have asked the Federal Communications Commission to either deny the deal or impose conditions on Gannett's $2.2 billion deal to buy Belo and become a TV station super group, AdWeek reports.