Consumer Issues

Mr. English, a former U.S. Representative from Oklahoma, talked about the concerns of rural consumers, the role of the 930 rural… read more

Mr. English, a former U.S. Representative from Oklahoma, talked about the concerns of rural consumers, the role of the 930 rural electric cooperatives, and the problems with increasing electricity generation and transmission. He also answered audience members' questions. 

Ms. Pingree talked about democracy and consumer rights in the 21st century. Topics included the history of Common Cause, consumer interest group contributions to political candidates, prescription drug prices, and consumer protection. She also answered audience members' questions. close

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  • English, Glenn Chief Executive Officer National Rural Electric Cooperative Assn.
  • Leech, Irene President Consumer Federation of America
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Program ID:
191767-3
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 24, 2006
Last Aired:
Mar 29, 2006

Airing Details

  • Mar 24, 2006 | 10:29pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 25, 2006 | 2:33am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 27, 2006 | 11:35am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 29, 2006 | 10:01am EST | C-SPAN 3
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