Poll: Most Think Arizona Should be able to Pull the Plug on L.A.'s Power
Arizona power commissioner Gary Pierce's challenge to Los Angeles, saying the city should stop receiving power generated in his state because of its boycott, is really picking up steam. Now a poll posted on MSNBC asks this: "Should Arizona have the right to pull the plug on L.A. if the city goes through its boycott?"
34,447 votes later and 86.3% say, yes, Arizona should have the right. 12.5% say no and 1.3% say "I don't know."
20 to 25% of L.A.'s power is generated in Arizona in plants partially owned by the municipally-owned utility. Earlier today, the LADWP's General Manager said the city's resolution doesn't affect properties they own.