ADVISORY: Senator Joe Markley to appear before the State Supreme Court

March 23, 2011

Who: Senator Joe Markley (R-Southington, Cheshire, Wolcott, Waterbury)
What: To appear before the State Supreme Court on his DPUC case
Where: State Supreme Court, 231 Capitol Ave. Hartford
When: Wednesday, March 23, 2011 at 11:30 photo op with supporters
After the NOON hearing Senator Markley will have an opportunity to answer questions outside on the front steps.
Why: Senator Markley’s lawsuit against the Department of Public Utility Control will be heard before the State Supreme Court.

The Attorney General’s Office requested the State Supreme Court take the case directly. At issue: According to state treasury officials the state hopes to offer an approximately $700 million securitization of utility charges in April. However, until Senator Markley’s case is decided the money can not be offered.