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CPUC President Says Goodbye at Last Meeting

CPUC President Says Goodbye at Last Meeting

Colleagues compared Michael Peevey to President Franklin Roosevelt and the Pope in their farewell addresses to the longest serving president in CPUC history. Chief Investigative Reporter Tony Kovaleski continues his series... Read More

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Thursday, Dec 18, 2014
Critic Weighs In on CPUC President's Legacy

Critic Weighs In on CPUC President's Legacy

Michael Peevey will make his final statements from the president’s chair of the California Public Utilities Commission on Thursday, ending 12 years that conclude in the middle of one of the biggest scandals in the agency’s history.... Read More

Wednesday, Nov 12, 2014
Utility Regulator in More Legal Trouble Over Emails?

Utility Regulator in More Legal Trouble Over Emails?

The NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit has discovered that CPUC President Michael Peevey failed to file the state-required disclosure form detailing successful requests for money from PG&E. The Fair Political Practices Commission has... Read More

Thursday, Oct 16, 2014
Attorneys Suggest Evidence Isn’t Safe at CPUC

Attorneys Suggest Evidence Isn’t Safe at CPUC

In an internal memo, thirteen staff attorneys inform CPUC commissioners of their concerns that the agency has failed to take appropriate steps to preserve evidence. Read More

Thursday, Oct 9, 2014
CPUC President Will Not Seek Reappointment

CPUC President Will Not Seek Reappointment

Michael Peevey said Thursday he will not seek reappointment to the California Public Utilities Commission, where he has served as president for 12 years. His decision to exit the agency comes amid criticism from lawmakers, ire from... Read More

Friday, Apr 11, 2014
An End to Utility Funded Travel for CPUC President?

An End to Utility Funded Travel for CPUC President?

Following an NBC Bay Area investigation that exposed CPUC president Michael Peevey accepted thousands of dollars in free travel from special interest groups, Sen. Jerry Hill introduces a bill to prevent public officials from... Read More

Thursday, May 2, 2013
Peevey's Priority: Senate Hearing or Napa Winery?

Peevey's Priority: Senate Hearing or Napa Winery?

In a hidden camera investigation, NBC Bay Area found California Public Utilities Commission president Michael Peevey at a conference in wine country instead of answering tough questions from senators in Sacramento. Read More

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