(Washington, DC) — Senator Amy Klobuchar says competition is necessary in the event ticketing industry. The Minnesota Democrat made that comment during a Senate hearing. Lawmakers are grilling ticket industry executives months after Ticketmaster botched sales for Taylor Swift’s upcoming tour. They argue the merger of Ticketmaster with its parent company Live Nation has harmed consumers and artists by stifling competition.
MN Senator Says Competition Is Necessary In Event Ticketing Industry
By Ashley Hanley|2023-01-25T05:36:42-06:00January 25th, 2023|
About the Author: Ashley Hanley
Ashley (Goettl) Hanley is a North Mankato native and Mankato West graduate who made the switch from TV journalism to radio. After five years at KEYC News 12, Ashley is thrilled to be working for KTOE News. Ashley and her husband John, and son John, enjoy spending time in the community. You can also find Ashley coaching and playing softball and supporting her brother on the MSU football team and her sister with Scarlet athletics. Even though she went to the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, Ashley kept her Minnesota roots and is a big Twins and Vikings fan!