Democrat Dwight Dudley rips Republican Frank Farkas again on 2006 vote
In one of the most competitive state house districts in
In 2006, Farkas was a legislator and voted for SB 888, allowing utility companies like Progress Energy to charge ratepayers for construction costs of nuclear plants regardless of their completion.
In multiple stories, the Tampa Bay Times has detailed the rising costs for fixing Progress Energy's nuclear plant in
“Frank Farkas voted to raise our rates so power companies could rake in cash for themselves,”
The press release is at least the third time he has blasted Farkas over the 2006 vote.