During the May meeting, Butler Rural Electric Cooperative's board members voted for officers, which are elected annually.

Co-op leaders lobbying at Ohio Statehouse.
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A group of Ohio co-op leaders at the Ohio Statehouse.
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Co-op leaders lobbying at Ohio Statehouse.
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Co-op leaders sitting in the gallery at Ohio Statehouse.
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Co-op leaders and legislators enjoying reception.

Connecting co-op leadership with public policymakers through “grasstops” advocacy is an important part of the legislative process.

The Ohio

Power line with bright sun

The heat of summer brings with it a greater risk for power outages in parts of the U.S. and Canada.