The Post Standard reports the State of New York threatened to seize the FitzPatrick Nuclear Plant through eminent domain as a means of bringing Entergy to its knees and settle on a deal to sell the plant to energy giant Exelon.
The politics of over six hundred jobs made it essential for Governor Cuomo to act, much as he did with Alcoa.
A sagging industrial economy upstate and jobs programs that produce little doesn't leave room for large black eyes.
If I owned a tavern in Scriba, I'd be in favor of whatever it takes.....but are such deals good for all ? Who knows , but it makes for a good press conference.