Consumer groups urged the California Senate Rules Committee not to confirm Rachelle Chong as a member of the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), arguing that the Schwarzenegger appointee has ridden
For Immediate Release: December 28th, 2006
Consumer groups united in opposition to Governor Schwarzenegger’s nomination of Rachelle Chong to the CPUC.
Consumer groups oppose Governor Schwarzenegger’s nomination of Rachelle Chong
The traditionally independent agency has become increasingly partisan under Governor Schwarzenegger, ignoring its mandate to protect utility customers.
For Immediate Release From The Utility Reform Network
Schwarzenegger’s CPUC appointees have
A broad coalition of consumer groups today demanded rejection of a proposal that would drastically cut back on telephone consumer protections previously approved by the California Public Utilities Commission.
Raising Rates for Essential Needs During COVID is Wrong
With lower-income Californians bearing the brunt of the pandemic economically, utilities are still rapidly raising rates for essential heat and light despite the COVID crisis. Constantly raising rates is wrong.