AZ to LA: “Boycott? Sure, why not?”
The irony of this is so absolutely delicious. The city of Los Angeles made a big splash in the headlines by announcing a boycott of all business activities with the state of Arizona over their new illegal immigration legislation. They forgot one small detail, however. (story here from HotAir)
The Los Angeles City Council voted to boycott the state of Arizona over its new immigration-enforcement law, and now the Arizona Corporation Commission has responded. Gary Pierce, one of the commissioners chosen in state-wide elections to the utility regulation panel, notes that Los Angeles gets about 25% of its power from Arizona producers.
Read the whole thing – it’s pretty funny.