The arguments against some of the practices of Local Electric Companies are out there. The citizens in some of these small towns are arguing that these Local Electric Companies are charging to much for their services due to a monopoly. The towns often need several Local Electric Companies in order to get lower prices. The lower prices happen to lead to happier customers and an overall better place to live. The truth is that Local Electric Companies who treat their customers with respect and honor often win awards. People are already upset about having to pay too much in taxes so these same folks who are upset about their taxes dont need higher fees from their Local Electric Companies. The Local Electric Companies often realize that their customers already feel like they are getting too much of a hit from government agencies. Government agencies should ease the burden for many of these people who are struggling for their finances. People are looking for a reasonable assessment when it comes to their electric bill. The people out there who are paying an electric bill are almost always going to complain about their electric bill. The political parties that get formed out of people complaining about their electric bill tend to have little success. The truth is though that if people are upset enough about their electric bill that they form a political about it then there is a problem. If people within a political party refuse to pay their electric bill, they certainly can get in trouble. The thing that should be noted is the fact that if you dont pay your electric bill you will have your utilities shut off and this isn't a good thing in my estimation. An electric company should know what to charge for an electric bill.