MEDIA ADVISORY: Rep. Slater, Sen. Crowley and George Wiley Center to hold press conference on Thursday on affordable utility rates for low-income households
STATE HOUSE – Rep. Scott A. Slater (D-Dist. 10, Providence) and Sen. Elizabeth A. Crowley (D-Dist. 16, Central Falls, Pawtucket) will be joined by representatives from the George Wiley Center on Thursday, May 17 at 3 p.m. in the House Lounge of the State House for a press conference on the Home Energy Rate Affordability Act.
The press conference will highlight legislation (2018-H 7900 / 2018-S 2336) sponsored by Representative Slater and Senator Crowley that creates a percentage income payment plan that would ensure utility service is affordable for low-income households and to help alleviate the shut-off crisis in Rhode Island.
For more information, contact:
Andrew Caruolo, Publicist
State House Room 20
Providence, RI 02903