A U.S. Representative from southwest Missouri wants to reduce federal authority over hydroelectric projects.
CORRECTION: We incorrectly referred to Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler's press secretary as "Steve Schwartz" in an earlier version of this post. His name is Steve Walsh. We apologize for the error.
Updated at 3:12 p.m. and 4:45 p.m. with more details.
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission today approved Ameren Missouri's plan to reduce the amount of land the company owns and manages along the shoreline of the Lake of the Ozarks.
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