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Comcast Cuts Ties to Lobbyist Critical of Black Lives Matter

Inside An Xfinity Store By Comcast Ahead Of Earnings Figures
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Comcast Corp., the largest U.S. pay-TV provider, has cut its ties to conservative activist Matthew Schlapp, who has drawn criticism for remarks about Black Lives Matter.

“He’s no longer representing us as an outside lobbyist,” a Comcast spokeswoman said Monday by phone, without elaborating.