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What They’re Saying: Kasich’s Appointment of Howard Petricoff to the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio

Eric Burkland, President, Ohio Manufacturers’ Association: “Petricoff’s appointment to the PUCO is positive and welcome news for Ohio manufacturers. He brings to his new post at the Commission more than three decades of valuable institutional history and deep industry expertise that will enable him to fairly and effectively balance the needs of energy customers and energy suppliers alike. We look forward to working with Commissioner Petricoff on the energy issues that matter to manufacturers.”

Roger Geiger, Vice President and Executive Director, NFIB/Ohio: “NFIB/Ohio is supportive of Governor Kasich’s appointment today of Howard Petricoff to the PUCO.  The cost of energy plays a significant role in doing business in Ohio, and the PUCO is an important partner in economic development for small business owners.”