On July 7, 2008 Sirius and their representatives held a meeting with Commissioner Tate in reference to “pending issues raised” with reference to the proposed merger between Sirius and XM. Tate is seen by many as a possible swing vote in the merger proceedings, and that of the three republican commissioners she may be the one that seeks additional concessions above that which is in the current draft order.

FCC Filing On Meeting

Position: Long Sirius, XM.