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Posted in2022 Elections

Meet the PSC candidates who want to regulate your rates

Originally formed in 1907 to oversee railroad operations, the five-member Public Service Commission regulates monopolies in the power, natural gas, water, telecommunications and garbage collection industries. This year’s PSC race has drawn an eclectic mix of candidates vying for two open seats on the commission — among the highest-paid positions in state government — and each candidate is pitching a different understanding of the commission’s role.