quote: But from what I understood they will be using a portion of the money to pay off officials to not get in the way of the deal.
quote: If this merger passes, there's no telling how many other mergers of "bigest 2 swalow smaller third" in any other market.
quote: However it has its problems. The Separatist BQ party in Quebec survives partially because it gets 75% of its cash flow from the government subsidy.
quote: Donations should be limited to a couple thousand dollars from any one individual per year.
quote: My god, you have a company bluntly talking about throwing billions of dollars directly at politicians to get what they want. It’s disgusting. Companies shouldn’t be allowed to donate money to any government body or person, period. Actually, neither should individuals. Donations should be limited to a couple thousand dollars from any one individual per year.
quote: You can't put a price on ruling the galaxy.
quote: $100 per month average cell phone bill X 55,000,000 subscribers.