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
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Glenn English Chief Executive Officer National Rural Electric Cooperative Assn.
- Irene Leech President Consumer Federation of America
- Edmund Mierzwinski Director U.S. Public Interest Research Group->Consumer Programs
- Chellie Pingree President and CEO Common Cause
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