Texas Gov. Rick Perry has appointed attorney Rolando Pablos of Olmos Park (a suburb of San Antonio) to the Texas Public Utility Commission, following the recent switch by longtime PUC commissioner Barry Smitherman to the Texas Railroad Commssion.

Perry also reappointed Kenneth Anderson Jr. of Dallas to the PUC, which oversees retail electric providers and is the agency that considers rate increases for electric transmission and distribution companies such as Oncor Electric Delivery.

The other PUC commissioner is Donna Nelson, who chairs the three-member panel.

Read more at the Fort Worth Star-Telegram.