Issues

  • COVID-19 Stimulus Legislation – “CARES Act”

    On March 27, 2020, Congress passed the “CARES Act,” which provided approximately $2 trillion in federal spending aimed to ease the burdens associated with COVID-19.

  • COVID-19 Small Business Administration Programs

    The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act), passed in March of 2020, creates new Small Business Administration (SBA) loan and grant programs.

  • Environment

    NRECA will promote and encourage bipartisan support for energy research and development programs.

  • Infrastructure

    The potential for energy and infrastructure legislation presents a significant opportunity as electric cooperatives work to meet the growing needs of their communities.

  • Power Marketing Administrations

    America’s Electric Cooperatives oppose selling the PMAs and TVA, or any assets owned by those entities, to raise revenue for the federal government.

  • Broadband Access

    America’s Electric Cooperatives support legislative efforts to increase access to affordable and reliable broadband in areas where we serve.