Congressional Democrats Sound Antitrust Alarm Over Discovery-WarnerMedia Merger

Democrats in Congress are taking aim at the pending $43 billion merger of WarnerMedia and Discovery, pushing the Justice Department to scrutinize the transaction on antitrust grounds. In a letter sent Monday to Attorney General Merrick Garland and Justice Department antitrust chief Jonathan Kanter, the legislators assert that too much consolidation in media will hurt competition in Hollywood’s labor market and result in less diversity overall in content.

Source: Congressional Democrats Sound Antitrust Alarm With Justice Department Over Discovery-WarnerMedia Merger

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