State Senate rejects Dayton's pick to lead Public Utilities Commission

Former DFL state Senator Ellen Anderson was rejected on a party-line vote. One Republican says when Anderson served in the Senate she "demonized" the energy sources she would have to regulate if she served on the Commission. Democrats say Anderson is qualified and her defeat was pure partisanship.
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Former DFL state Senator Ellen Anderson was rejected on a party-line vote. One Republican says when Anderson served in the Senate she "demonized" the energy sources she would have to regulate if she served on the Commission. Democrats say Anderson is qualified and her defeat was pure partisanship.

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