ACRE Co-op Owners for Political Action - ACRE is a grassroots political action committee that was formed in 1966 with the mission of making the voice of rural electric cooperative consumers heard in the U.S. Congress. ACRE Co-op Owners for Political Action gives members an opportunity to raise their voice on behalf of electric cooperatives. Click here to learn more about ACRE Co-op Owners for Political Action.
At just $2.08 per month, your participation in the nationwide Co-op Owners program ensures that the voice of electric cooperatives remains strong in our nation's capital and in our state legislature. In these unpredictable times, maintaining a strong grassroots presence in the political process is instrumental to the long-term success
Cooperative Action Network - Is the advocacy hub for America’s electric cooperatives.Take action and learn more about legislation issues that can affect Ohio's electric cooperatives. The Cooperative Action Network is the grassroots arm of the NRECA – the national service organization for more than 900 not-for-profit rural electric cooperatives that provide electricity to more than 42 million consumers across 48 states. Together, rural electric cooperatives serve 56 percent of the nation’s landmass and account for approximately 12 percent of total electricity sales in the United States. Click here to find your legislator and take action!
Co-ops Vote - Is a non-partisan project of America's Electric Cooperatives designed to inform its members on the key issues facing electric co-ops and encourage them to vote and support their co-ops and the communities they serve when they go to the polls. Co-ops Vote does not endorse or recommend any candidates for election. Click here access voter information and learn more about voting in Ohio.
The most important benefit that you receive as an electric cooperative member is having a voice in helping elect state and federal officials that will support your cooperative and your community. Stand with Firelands Electric Co-op as we fight to keep your electric bills affordable. Contact us here of call 1-800-533-8658 for more information.