Below is a list of legislative issues of importance to electric cooperatives with relevant documents for each, including one-page issue briefs that co-op advocates give to congressional staff to explain the co-op stance on an issue.
Electric Co-ops Part of Solution to Expand Rural Broadband
NRECA Supports Efforts to Modernize Endangered Species Act
Farm Bill Offers New Opportunities for Electric Co-ops
Federal Emergency Management Agency Disaster Assistance
Maintaining Cyber, Physical Security are High Co-op Priorities
NRECA International Provides Electricity Access in 43 Countries
Don’t Tax Our Health Benefits: Fully Repeal 'Cadillac Tax'
Remove New Source Review Barriers to Power Plant Improvements
Stop PBGC From Overcharging Low-Risk Co-op Pension Plans
Preserve Co-ops' Exemption from Pole Attachment Regulation
PMAs Vital Resource for Electric Cooperatives
Electric Cooperatives Support PURPA Reform
RUS Electric Loan Program Supports Co-op Infrastructure
Tax Law Change Needed to Protect Electric Co-op Tax-Exempt Status