Missouri utility regulators have pushed back a pair of hearings on cases challenging the electricity rates charged by Ameren Missouri.
The city of St. Louis is opposing a request by Noranda Aluminum for state regulators to lower the electricity rates it pays to Ameren Missouri.
If approved, a customer’s average monthly bill would rise $14.
An Illinois senator accused another lawmaker of punching him after a heated debate.
Lebanon, Ill. Senator says, “I can take a punch.”
“a blank check to spend consumers’ money”