Jan. 29 — It’s obvious once pointed out, but it remains a hidden truth that consumers actually pay for their electricity twice. First on their electricity bills, and then again through their taxes that fund the favoritism of whoever is in power. Meddling in energy markets, as all modern presidents have done, has driven the cost of electricity up relative to what a free market would provide. These costs might not show up on your electricity bill, but they’re just as real.

— Corpus Christi-Caller Times