AT&T Spends $4.9M to Lobby Government in 2Q


In an effort to push its buyout of T-Mobile through legal challenges, AT&T has spent 58% more than last year on government lobbying during the second quarter. In that quarter, AT&T has spent $4.9 million trying to convince Congress and other government agencies that the deal doesn’t violate antitrust regulations. Read the full article at

About Shelly Palmer

Shelly Palmer is the Professor of Advanced Media in Residence at Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications and CEO of The Palmer Group, a consulting practice that helps Fortune 500 companies with technology, media and marketing. Named LinkedIn’s “Top Voice in Technology,” he covers tech and business for Good Day New York, is a regular commentator on CNN and writes a popular daily business blog. He's a bestselling author, and the creator of the popular, free online course, Generative AI for Execs. Follow @shellypalmer or visit



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