Only if Government regulation was making that the reality in the first place ( which it typically is, go look at cable companies).
In which case, just change the regulations.
I disagree; Government does not understand security dysfunction anymore than the companies themselves do.
Making the issue political will not improve results.
Further, they are not alone in this market, you also have Experian, TransUnion, and Innovis.
If you want less oligarchical behavior in this industry, then I say change the FCRA. Don’t punish the company, change the rules that are blocking more agencies from starting up.
And he was wrong, very, very wrong. It greatly expanded the power of Government; to no benefit, to break up a company that was doing nothing more than making the price of oil hit the floor.
All it did was demonstrate that Government didn’t understand how monopolies are disempowered overtime, and how it is prone to listening to very loud voices coming from cronies.