Moffitt Says More Steps Needed With Propane Emergency

MOFFITT IN ALEDOMore on the propane emergency declared by Illinois Governor Pat Quinn. Local State Representative Don Moffitt says that’s a good first step, but there are additional measures that need to be taken. He says a letter has been sent to the governor.

Lawmakers are also requesting that Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan investigate reports of price-gouging toward farmers and other consumers, as well as stories of companies seeking to use the crisis to break contracts or otherwise engage in outrageous business practices to take advantage of this shortage for financial gain.