Arizona’s corporation commissioners need to do more than just talk tough about Arizona Public Service. They need to get tough. Here are five ways to do it.
By Laurie Roberts | Arizona Republic
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Are Arizona’s utility regulators finally ready to start acting like – dare I dream? – Arizona’s utility regulators?
If so, then I have a suggestion: PROVE IT.
Before the 2020 election, that is, when three of the commission’s five seats are up for grabs.
Earlier this year, I thought this puppet agency was finally ready to cut the strings long held by Arizona Public Service.
That our regulators were tired of dancing to APS’s tune when they forced the utility to come at long last come clean on its secretive campaign to stack the commission with friendly faces.m