Report: Some Supporters Of New Entergy Plant Were Paid Actors

May 9, 2018

In March, the New Orleans city council voted to approve a new gas-fired power plant for Entergy in New Orleans East. It was a controversial decision that came after heated public meetings. People showed up with signs to protest the plant, and others showed up to support it.


But a new investigation from The Lens revealed that some of power plant supporters were actually paid actors. WWNO’s Travis Lux spoke to reporter Michael Isaac Stein from The Lens about his investigation.


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