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Proposed Cuomo Bill on LIPA Will Increase Electric Rates


The proposed Cuomo bill on LIPA will without question increase electric rates and no absolute rate freeze is possible for any length of time. In fact if the IRS does not approve the proposed structure, rates could increase astronomically. Many of … Continue reading

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Business Manager Don Daley added that “Local 1049 urges that there be no rush to judgment on supporting any plan


press release from Feb. 25, 2013 Any plan with workforce synergy savings  is the best model for the future of LIPA Business Manager Don Daley of IBEW  1049 warns political and community leaders that the current plan will  keep over … Continue reading

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Governor Cuomo just show the rate payer the facts…


“Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo, in an appearance on Staten Island, reiterated that contrary to a 2010 report the state can privatize LIPA without hiking consumers’ electricity rates”…. How is this even possible???? why such a closely guarded secret ?…the only reason … Continue reading

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