Tribune Media Pulls Out of Proposed Merger with Sinclair Broadcast Group

HeadlineAug 09, 2018
H11 sinclair

Tribune Media has pulled out of the proposed $3.9 billion merger with the right-wing Sinclair Broadcast Group. FCC Chair Ajit Pai said last month he had “serious concerns” about the merger, which would have combined two of the nation’s largest broadcasters. Free press groups are celebrating the collapse of the merger.

The original content of this program is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 United States License. Please attribute legal copies of this work to democracynow.org. Some of the work(s) that this program incorporates, however, may be separately licensed. For further information or additional permissions, contact us.

Non-commercial news needs your support

We rely on contributions from our viewers and listeners to do our work.
Please do your part today.
Make a donation
Up arrowTop