Alexander Statement on TVA Agreement to Improve Air Quality

Posted on April 14, 2011

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) today released the following statement about the agreement reached between the Tennessee Valley Authority and the states of Tennessee, Alabama, Kentucky, and North Carolina:

“I hope this decision’s negative effect on TVA families will be as small as possible. The positive effect will be cleaner and healthier air for Tennesseans. This will create new jobs by making Tennessee more attractive to new businesses and millions of tourists.”

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