Washington (November 7, 2020) – Edison Electric Institute (EEI) President Tom Kuhn today issued the following statement on the 2020 presidential election results.
“EEI congratulates Joe Biden and Kamala Harris on their election as President and Vice President of the United States. We also congratulate the incoming members of the 117th Congress and the winners of state and local races across the country. Free, fair, and transparent elections are a hallmark of our democracy, and we just witnessed an historic number of Americans exercise their right to vote in this election.
“EEI and our member companies—America’s investor-owned electric companies—look forward to working with the Biden Administration, Congress, and state policymakers and regulators on issues critical to electricity customers. Now more than ever, reliable, affordable electricity is vital to our nation’s economy and to our daily lives, and we are focused on policies that will help us to deliver America’s energy future to our customers.”