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Although company shares are under pressure from possible Net Neutrality legislation, Comcast Corp. (Nasdaq: CMCSA) said its merger with Time Warner Inc. (NYSE: TWX) is poised to close in the near future. The deal would create the nation's largest cable and Internet provider, dwarfing the nearest rival in size and scale. Both firms are leading a significant lobbying effort to beat back U.S. President Barack Obama's call for the FCC to regulate the Internet like a public utility. Shares of Comcast were up more than 1.2% on Wednesday.