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NARUC President Edgar Congratulates Bay on Appointment as FERC Chair


For Immediate Release: April 16, 2015
Contact: Regina L. Davis, 202-898-9382,


WASHINGTON—The National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners issued the following statement after President Barack Obama named Norman C. Bay as Chairman of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission:

“On behalf of my State regulatory colleagues, I congratulate Chairman Bay on his appointment by President Obama to lead the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. His experience at FERC as a Commissioner and as Director of Enforcement is an excellent foundation for the important work ahead. I look forward to working with him in his new role. I would also like to thank and recognize FERC Commissioner LaFleur for her leadership roles as acting chair and chair.“
NARUC President Lisa Edgar of Florida


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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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