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How Choctaw REC member-owners took back their co-op

The member-owners of the Choctaw rural electric cooperative utility in southeastern Oklahoma discovered corruption at the co-op in 2014. Their goal of ending the corruption turned into a years-long quest to restore the rule of democracy and take back their co-op.  This is their story.

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