Oct. 18 — Texas should have the best schools in the nation, and Texas should ensure air and water quality for all Texans for generations to come through proper regulation. This cannot happen when those regulating and passing legislation are paid by the industry.
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.