Patriots' Historic Game to Be Available to All of America, After All
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12-27-2007, 01:33 PM
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Re: Patriots' Historic Game to Be Available to All of America, After All
But lawmakers have pressured the NFL to ensure more viewers could see the game. Last week, two prominent members of the Senate Judiciary Committee sent a letter to Goodell threatening to reconsider the league's antitrust exemption.
Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., who co-wrote the letter with Sen. Arlen Specter, R-Pa., said he was "delighted" by the NFL's concession.
"I think it was a smart move on their part," he said in a phone interview.
Nice to see Congress so hard at work on the most important issues to us all. Jackasses.
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