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August 2, 2018

COMMENTARY: Conservative Reasons to Oppose a Proposed High-Voltage Transmission Line in Wisconsin

By Rainey Center

Rainey Center co-founder Sarah Hunt has an op-ed at Townhall today regarding a high-voltage transmission line that has been proposed for southern Wisconsin.

As Sarah explains, the entire project is not only a cash grab for a group of area utility companies that are seeking to use their monopoly power to force customers to pay for their infrastructure, it's not even needed. In addition, construction of the project will be a violation of private property rights and, if completed, risks substantial damage to the tourism and outdoor recreation businesses that are the heart of the local economy.

Read the op-ed here:

Conservative Reasons to Oppose a Proposed High-Voltage Transmission Line in Wisconsin

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