When Energy Bills Skyrocketed, These Neighbors Banded Together to Keep the Lights on – and Won

When Energy Bills Skyrocketed, These Neighbors Banded Together to Keep the Lights on – and Won

Nobody Leaves Mid-Hudson, a Poughkeepsie housing rights organization, has set its sights not on JP Morgan-Chase or Fannie Mae but on a local corporation saddling residents with housing-related debt: the privately owned utility company Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corp.

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On her street of clapboard houses in Poughkeepsie, New York, Donna West was the lady with no lights.

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