Thursday the 26th: xm, sirius and the NAB met with commissioners Tate and Adelstein. The NAB filed this;

In addition, NAB pointed out that the benefits that Sirius and XM allege will flow from the merger are not merger specific. Specifically, the Commission needs not give sole control of the only nationwide radio distribution platform to one entity to garner the programming benefits XM and Sirius promise to offer. Either company could offer those benefits right now.