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TVA is having a birthday

The Tennessee Valley Authority celebrated its 75th Anniversary in 2008. The TVA Act was signed into law by President Franklin D. Roosevelt on May 18, 1933.

TVA has a long and proud history of serving the Tennessee Valley, providing reliable, affordable electricity, supporting a thriving river system, and stimulating economic growth.

A video re-enactment of Senator George Norris as he tells the story of how TVA began. David Landis plays George Norris.