Issues

  • Farm Bill

    The Farm Bill is critical legislation for rural America. In addition to provisions important to farming, trade, research, nutrition and conservation, the Farm Bill contains tools that help electric cooperatives perform some of our most basic functions.

  • 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.

  • Endangered Species Act

    NRECA supports congressional efforts to review, update and modernize the Endangered Species Act for the 21st Century.

  • Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

    Electric cooperatives support developing ways to streamline disaster recovery programs while maintaining our commitment to efficient disaster recovery.

  • Grid Security and Cyber Security

    Protecting the nation’s electric power grid and ensuring an affordable, reliable and secure supply of energy are top priorities for electric cooperatives, and the electric power industry as a whole.