GOP Rep. Palmer: Big Tech Monopolies Reminiscent of Lead Up to 1980s AT&T Antitrust Breakup

In the 1970s, AT&T Corporation was the sole provider of telephone service throughout the country, and out of that came antitrust action from the federal government that led to the company's breakup starting in 1984. Representative Gary Palmer (R-AL), the chairman of the House Republican Policy Committee, said he sees similarities in big tech of today and AT&T back then.

GOP Rep. Palmer: Big Tech Monopolies Reminiscent of Lead Up
to 1980s AT&T Antitrust Breakup
In the 1970s, AT&T Corporation was the sole provider of telephone service throughout the country, and out of that came antitrust action from the federal government that led to the company's breakup starting in 1984. Representative Gary Palmer (R-AL), the chairman of the House Republican Policy Committee, said he sees similarities in big tech of today and AT&T back then.