Presley seeks break on rates for deployed military members

A Mississippi utility regulator wants to consider giving some active-duty members of the military breaks on their electrical and natural gas bills.

Public Service Commission Chairman Brandon Presley Tuesday proposed that the commission consider requiring lower bills for service members deployed outside the country on active duty…

…Commissioners voted 3-0 to start examining the issue. Presley, a Democrat representing the northern district, says he’d like to vote on a plan as early as March.