Skyrocketing electric bills are “top priority” for lawmakers, Texas governor says in wake of deadly storm

Texas Governor Greg Abbott said Sunday that dealing with residents’ skyrocketing electric bills is the “top priority” for the state Legislature, and he said there will be a moratorium on customer disconnects for nonpayment. As the power went out amid deadly frigid temperatures, Texans who did not have a fixed electric plan had their bills spike due […]