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Will legislators reform Texas' power grid?

Past efforts to reform the grid have stallled. Will this year be different?  "We’re a state with a weak governor system ... and each agency only addresses one piece of the problem," said Rice Faculty Scholar Dan Cohan of last week's catastrophic power failures. "This is going to need a fix from the state Legislature."  Read more at the Austin American-Statesman (free registration required).