Report: How Comcast Won Over One Diversity-Minded FCC Commissioner

Philadelphia Inquirer report details how the conglomerate’s lobbyists strategically focused in on commissioner Mignon Clyburn

Last Updated: January 24, 2011 @ 12:43 PM

Before the Federal Communications Commission voted 4-1 last week to approve Comcast's $30 billion merger with NBC Universal, the cable giant's lobbyist specifically went to work on one commissioner, 48-year-old Democrat Mignon Clyburn.

The Philadelphia Inquirer published details of how that went down on Monday: