At a June 24 PUC hearing, not a single citizen testified in favor of Idaho Power's plan to dramatically limit its future contracts with solar energy providers. One-by-one, citizen witnesses stood before the commission to voice their opposition to the request.
"Idaho Code 61-211 allow two commissioners to proceed as a majority," said Fadness. "They will continue until they come to a conclusion," adding that it was "an unlikely scenario" for the commissioners to be deadlocked on the issue.
"This bill would allow even more Idaho parents to use prayer as an excuse to avoid the medical needs of their children. If you allow this bill to pass, it will be responsible for the deaths of generations of children."