Trump supports Fox-Disney deal

|By:, SA News Editor

President Trump supports the deal that Walt Disney (NYSE:DIS) has struck to buy the film, television and international businesses from Twenty-First Century Fox (NASDAQ:FOXA), according to a White House statement.

It's likely to face an antitrust review by the DOJ, which is run by a Trump appointee.

Gabriel Sherman of NYMAG also reported that Trump called Rupert Murdoch ahead of the deal to make sure that Fox News would not be among the assets sold.

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