Basin Electric wants to provide you with information about the latest issues and challenges facing generation and transmission cooperatives and rural electric systems. As events unfold on at state, regional and national levels, our government relations team is just a phone call away.
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U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND) and 26 other senators signed a letter May 7, 2013, to the chairman and ranking member of the subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration and Related Agencies. The letter asserts the vital role of Rural Utilities Service electric loans in maintaining strong infrastructure in the United States. Read the letter: Senators support RUS
Basin Electric supports the approval and construction of the Keystone XL pipeline. Read a letter sent to Sec. of State John Kerry on April 18, 2013: Basin Electric supports Keystone XL pipeline