[Note: Rep. Kowalko has prepared a summary of recent Delmarva Power “rate cases.” Â See previous post.]
Delaware House of Representatives
Rep. John Kowalko
For Immediate Release: Contact: Drew Volturo
April 9, 2013 Work: (302) 744-4001 Cell: (302) 593-5969
Lawmakers oppose delmarva power’s rate increase request
State representatives and advocates voice need to protect Delawarean consumers
WILMINGTON – Declaring that recession-recovering families cannot afford it, lawmakers and advocates representing low-, middle- and fixed-income Delawareans gathered Tuesday to protest Delmarva Power’s latest request to increase electric rates by $42 million. Continue reading
[Prepared by Delaware State Representative John Kowalko]
A look at electric rate increase requests Delmarva Power has made in recent years, the amount approved and the impact on a typical residential customer Continue reading
ACTION: Call Coons and Carper. Email their staffers. Sign the petition. But do something!
Two of the worst Democratic senators in the US Senate are from Delaware: Chris Coons and Tom Carper. These two are what have been called “Democrats in Name Only” (DINOs) in the sense that they almost always vote for fat-cat interests and betray the public interest.
On March 22, 2013, Coons and Carper disgraced themselves and mocked the interests of Delaware by joining 15 other “Democratic” senators in voting to support the Keystone XL tar sands oil pipeline. Continue reading