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Sirius Satellite Radio Inc. and XM Satellite Radio Holdings Inc. may get a green light on their merger if they pay about $20 million in fines, sources said.
WASHINGTON, July 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- XM Satellite Radio Holdings Inc. announced today that its subsidiary, XM Satellite Radio Inc., priced an offering of $778.5 million of new senior notes.
Federal Communications Commissioner Jonathan Adelstein, a fierce critic of government policies that allow big media companies to get bigger, made a surprising move when he put forth a proposal that would allow the nation's only two satellite radio companies to merge.
By Bloomberg News Federal Communications Commission Chairman Kevin Martin said Friday he hopes to persuade the agency to vote this month on Sirius Satellite Radio Inc.'s proposed purchase of XM Satellite Radio Holdings Inc.
By JOHN DUNBAR, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON - The chairman of the Federal Communications Commission is recommending approval of the $5 billion merger between the nation's two satellite radio broadcasters in exchange for concessions that include turning over 24 channels to noncommercial and minority programming.
The chairman of the Federal Communications Commission now says he is satisfied the $3.8 billion merger of the nation's only two satellite radio companies is in the public's interest, but that is no guarantee the deal will win final approval.
By Eric Benderoff, Chicago Tribune Jun. 17--One key reason for the proposed merger between the nation's two satellite radio services is the economy.
When the Justice Department granted approval for the merger of XM Satellite Radio Holdings Inc. and Sirius Satellite Radio Inc. last week, the failure to deploy radios that work with both systems was cited as part of the justification.
Fans of U.S. satellite radio have been waiting eagerly for nearly a year to get XM or Sirius on to their cell phones.