Sept. 23 — Aides have held their own regular meetings behind closed doors, and they have sometimes even documented their agreements — much like votes — in official memos. Operating this way allowed the commissioners to reach accord on issues out of the public eye. And it may have been illegal.
Is a policy analyst consultant for TCAP, a coalition of political subdivisions in Texas that purchase electricity in the deregulated market for their own governmental use. Because energy costs are typically a significant budget item to our members, TCAP is consistently looking for ways to save our members money, through cost-saving contracts, energy efficiency or demand response programs.