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For Immediate Release: July 18, 2013
Contact: Robert J. Thormeyer, 202-898-9382, rthormeyer@naruc.org

NARUC Congratulates McCarthy on EPA Confirmation

WASHINGTON—The National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners issued the following statement after the Senate confirmed Gina McCarthy as the new Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency:

“On behalf of my colleagues, I congratulate Administrator McCarthy on her confirmation. She has been a frequent participant in our meetings since joining the Environmental Protection Agency, and I thank her for fostering an open and inclusive dialogue. We look forward to working with her in her new capacity.”
--NARUC Executive Director Charles Gray

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NARUC is a non-profit organization founded in 1889 whose members include the governmental agencies that are engaged in the regulation of utilities and carriers in the fifty States, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. NARUC's member agencies regulate telecommunications, energy, and water utilities. NARUC represents the interests of State public utility commissions before the three branches of the Federal government.

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