The new chairman of the state Corporation Commission signaled Monday that the days of pushing solar and renewable energy over other sources are over.
New campaign finance reports show Realtors put more than $186,000 into the corporation commission race to get a panel it hopes will be more favorable to its issues.
Campaign finance reports filed late last week show the three winners in the statewide Corporation Commission race were the only candidates to receive outside money. They all received the same amount from the same organizations.
Earlier this week, the candidates running to take, or keep, a seat on the state’s Corporation Commission held a debate.
The state Democratic Party is charging the three Republican candidates for Corporation Commission with violating campaign finance laws.