Wednesday, October 10, 2007
E*TRADE FINANCIAL - Quotes & Research: "WASHINGTON, and NEW YORK, Oct 10, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- SIRIUS Satellite Radio (SIRI, Trade ) and XM Satellite Radio (XMSR, Trade ) today highlighted additional support they have received for their merger in recent weeks from Members of Congress, consumer advocates, automaker Kia Motors and diverse on-air talent, including Charlie Daniels and Deepak Chopra. These recent filings with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) urge approval of the merger, noting the many benefits the merger of XM and SIRIUS will offer consumers. The latest comments were added to the thousands of favorable comments from individuals, as well as from organizations such as the NAACP, the Latino Coalition, the League of Rural Voters and the Parents Television Council. Members of Congress"