AZ Commish to LA Mayor: Put Up or Shut Up

Official wants to know if city no longer wants Arizona electricity
By jeremy dehner,  Newser User
Posted May 19, 2010 2:12 PM CDT Posted May 19, 2010 2:12 PM CDT
Promoted on Newser May 19, 2010 2:48 PM CDT
AZ Commissioner to LA Mayor 'Put up or Shut Up'
Protesters for and against Arizona's law argue their cases in Los Angeles on Monday.   (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

Arizona commissioner Gary Pierce has sent a letter to Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa wondering if the mayor feels so strongly about his city's boycott that he wants the electricity it gets from Arizona turned off as well. LA currently receives 25% of its power from the state, and the commissioner would like to see how serious the LA mayor is with his threatened boycott. Hot Air, which obtained the letter, has the full story here.
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