Alexander Praises Nomination of TVA Board Members

Posted on July 12, 2007

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN), chairman of the TVA Congressional Caucus, made the following statement today after the president nominated the final three members of the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) Board of Directors: “The re-nomination of Bishop William Graves and Susan Williams of Tennessee and the nomination of Thomas Gilliland of Georgia is very good news. I hope the Senate grants a speedy confirmation to these individuals, so that all TVA customers can be fully represented by individuals committed to pushing for reliable, clean power at the lowest possible cost.