Rep. Leland Statement Following Resignation Of PUCO Chairman Sam Randazzo
Blasts House Republicans for still not repealing HB 6
Posted November 20, 2020 by Minority Caucus
 
 

COLUMBUS— Ranking Member of the House Select Committee on Energy Policy and Oversight Rep. David Leland (D-Columbus) today issued a statement following reports that Sam Randazzo had resigned from his position as Chairman and a member of the Ohio Public Utilities Commission (PUCO) effective immediately. 


“The dominoes continue to fall as Ohioans keep learning just how deep the corruption that created HB6 is,” said Rep. Leland, “So far, we have had five federal indictments, two guilty pleas, five energy executives that have been terminated and now the top utility regulator in the state and an architect of HB 6 has resigned. But what hasn’t happened? House Republicans still stand in the way of repealing HB 6.


Enough already. How many more need to be arrested, charged, fired and resign before we repudiate this corruption that has engulfed Ohio.? The only way we can show that Ohio is not for sale is to repeal HB 6—and Republican leadership is the only thing keeping that from happening.”


 

 
 
 
  
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