CEO’s Report: Advocacy in action

CEO’s Report: Advocacy in action

March 3, 2017 Former Oklahoma attorney general Scott Pruitt was recently confirmed to lead the Environmental Protection Agency. If you do a quick internet search on Pruitt, coverage focuses on his being “arm Read More
APPA Legislative Rally

APPA Legislative Rally

February 27, 2017 As a public power advocate, you are in the best position to talk to Congress about the direct impact of federal action at the local level. Our coordinated outreach efforts Read More
CEO’s Report: Know the issues, know what you can do

CEO’s Report: Know the issues, know what you can do

January 30, 2017 Public Power’s 2017 legislative priorities Heartland serves as an advocate for our customers, promoting policies that put our customers first while ensuring a stable supply of electricity and protecting the Read More
CEO’s Report – April 2016

CEO’s Report – April 2016

April 4, 2016 Members of Heartland’s staff and board of directors recently traveled to Washington, D.C. to attend the American Public Power Association Legislative Rally. The rally is held each year to give Read More
Marshall utility manager earns APPA national award

Marshall utility manager earns APPA national award

September 2, 2015 Congratulations to Brad Roos on receiving the James D. Donovan Individual Achievement Award from American Public Power Association (APPA). Roos is the general manager of Marshall Municipal Utilities (MMU) in Marshall, Minnesota. He Read More
Senate committee backs railroad reform bill

Senate committee backs railroad reform bill

April 2, 2015 Sen. John Thune (R-South Dakota), chairman of the Senate Commerce Committee, on March 19 introduced legislation that would reauthorize the Surface Transportation Board (STB) for the first time in the Read More
Clean Power Plan among greatest concerns for 2015 Legislative Rally

Clean Power Plan among greatest concerns for 2015 Legislative Rally

March 3, 2015 On behalf of our customer utilities and the public power industry, Heartland officials are slated to attend the 2015 Legislative Rally March 9-11 in Washington, D.C., hosted by the American Read More