Caucus pushing for more minority-owned channels in proposed XM-Sirius merger

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To garner FCC Chairman Kevin Martin’s endorsement of their proposed merger, XM and Sirius satellite radio companies voluntarily agreed to reserve four percent of their satellite capacity for minority-owned programming. But, after Martin endorsed the compromise last weekend, members of the Congressional Black Caucus threatened to block the deal.

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