Barron Electric works diligently to have strong and open lines of communication with legislators. Cooperative directors and employees discuss with legislators key issues to ensure members of our rural community are heard.
Nearly 2,000 electric cooperative leaders, including directors & employees from BEC, attended NRECA's Legislative Conference which impacts electric cooperative priorities nationwide and any corresponding legislation. See below for more details.
Annually, directors and staff from BEC attend the NRECA Legislative Conference. They are invited to Capitol Hill to speak with congressional delegates and staff about legislative issues affecting electric cooperatives and our members. Facts regarding the 2019 Legislative Conference can be found below.
Want to stay up to date on issues the energy industry is facing but have more time to listen than read? Check out, Along Those Lines, NRECA's monthly podcast, which addresses important topics, such as beneficial electrification.