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Investors Representing $65 Trillion Tell Trump Shareholder Resolution Process Is Working Well

PRESS RELEASE Investor Groups Representing $65 Trillion Tell Trump Administration that Current Shareholder Resolution Process is Working Well to Protect Investors For more information, contact Peyton Fleming — Ceres | fleming@ceres.org | | cell: 617-733-6660 WASHINGTON, D.C. Mar 21, 2017 Demonstrating strong investor opposition to special interest efforts to weaken key elements of the shareholder […]

How the Trump Administration May Be Skirting Its Own Ethics Rules

President Trump in January issued an order weakening Obama-era ethics policies, allowing lobbyists to work at agencies they had sought to influence. The Trump order did limit what lobbyists could do once they entered government, banning them from directly handling issues on which they had lobbied. But the administration may not be even following that.

Corporate Citizenship in an Age of Uncertainty

Columnist Gael O’Brien thinks corporate citizenship may be entering its greatest test. Will a Trump presidency have the effect of muting CEO voices for fear of reprisals and Twitter attacks in a government now controlled by one political party? Or will corporate citizenship, acting out of a bigger sense of purpose, gain increased public trust and support?