Why Texas Ignored Warnings About Winter Weather Impacting Their Power Grid

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Published on 20 Feb 2021, 2:45
Everything is bigger in Texas even warnings about power plants and weather. Kenya Evelyn, John Iadarola, and Cenk Uygur discuss on The Young Turks. tyt.com/stories/4vZLCHuQrYE4uK...

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"The Texas politicians most responsible for not preparing for the state’s ice storm disaster have a long history of supporting deregulation and the free market, while taking money from oil and gas companies.

Although Gov. Greg Abbott (R-TX) blamed progressive energy policies for the devastating power outages that hit his state during freezing winter weather, experts have pointed to other factors, including lax regulations that let the energy industry cut corners on winterizing."*

Hosts: John Iadarola, Kenya Evelyn, Cenk Uygur

Cast: John Iadarola, Kenya Evelyn, Cenk Uygur


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