Analysis: Feds should approve Time Warner Cable-Comcast merger

|By:, SA News Editor

The merger between Time Warner (TWC) and Comcast (CMCSA) should be approved with a watchful eye kept in place, argues an editorial in The Washington Post.

The Post notes consolidation might be the only way for pay-TV operators to compete with online video services and broadband providers at scale.

The regional differences between TWC and CMCSA keep consumers in a position that isn't far off from the status quo, reasons the Bezos-owned publication.