Update: Town likely using PR firm for political campaign use since 2016

  • Further emails show Town PR firm, 20/20 Network, held secret “FLOW” meetings since early 2016 to combat Right to Vote on Debt campaign efforts

Last month, we alerted citizens to two leaked emails that were sent to us that had been sent out to certain people in the Apple Valley community, urging them to go to the Town Council and speak in favor of the Town’s multimillion eminent domain takeover of Liberty Utilities.

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Government electrical power: A false choice

  • Community Choice Aggregation (CCA) is a policy that enables local governments to aggregate (add up) electricity demand within their jurisdictions in order to procure alternative energy (wind and solar) supplies while maintaining the existing electricity provider for transmission and distribution services.” In short, it adds a middle man to siphon off more of your money.
  • Power providers like SCE are on track to meet the State’s climate change goals; however, they aren’t moving fast enough for agencies of the State. Cities and counties, want to form their own power companies because they want to move faster on climate change goals. They want to form Joint Power Authorities (JPAs) to compete with SCE. They claim they can offer a better rate for consumers, even though the power they will be offering is skewed heavily toward expensive subsidized “green power,” like wind and solar. This is a false choice for consumers.

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