July 13 — We’ve watched in astonishment the past few years as the free market for electricity has brought Texas consumers everything politicians promised: cleaner air, newer technology and lower electricity bills. So when the Trump administration directs Energy Secretary Rick Perry to interfere, it is deeply disappointing.
Is a policy analyst for TCAP, a coalition of cities and other political subdivisions that purchase electricity in the deregulated market for their own governmental use. Because high energy costs can impact municipal budgets and the ability to fund essential services, TCAP, as part of its mission, actively promotes affordable energy policies. High energy prices also place a burden on local businesses and home consumers.