Ted Case, executive director of the Oregon Rural Electric Cooperative Association in Salem, OR, provided an educational peek into the past.
Case said he became interested in the topic after realizing the significance of past relationships between electric cooperatives and U.S. presidents.
“What has happened? We had this great relationship with the presidents and something has changed,” Case said.
From FDR to George W. Bush, Case shared many interesting historical tidbits about presidents and their relationship with electric cooperatives.
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