EXPLAINED: What is ERCOT & is it to blame for Texas power outages?


Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton joins Glenn to discuss the historic power outage that recently plagued the Lone Star state. He explains the origin and the operating structure of ERCOT — the Electric Reliability Council of Texas. Plus, he says, the investigation recently announced by Governor Abbott may provide some clues as to whether or not ERCOT was to blame for this massive power grid failure.