Bad news! Con Ed is raising its rates. The utility company has submitted two plans to the state’s Public Service Commission to help it close up a $160 million budget shortfall. One plan would raise rates 6.6 percent over three years and the other would shoot them up 9.1 percent over one year. Weird, because we just reading that Con Ed profits are up 85 percent. [NY1]
Mueller’s sentencing memo in Paul Manafort’s DC case was due today … here’s what may be going on assuming it doesn’t show up in the next 45 min:
1. They’ve filed under seal, and once a redacted version is okay’d we’ll get it soon.
2. They missed the deadline. Option 1 is what’s happened in the past during the plea deal breach briefing (and sometimes the lawyers wouldn’t publicly confirm they’d filed at all), and is much more likely than option