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Shareowner Advocacy and Impact
White House to Require Greenhouse Reporting by Government Contractors The Federal Acquisition Regulatory Council has proposed new legislation to require the United States government's top suppliers to report whether or not they publicly disclose their greenhouse gas emissions. These contractors will be required to also address how they plan to reduce these emissions and how climate change may affect their operations in the future. Read more » Read More
An Intimate Gathering with 50 Billion Dollars This past June, I presented a resolution filed with TJX Companies by NorthStar Asset Management, Inc., ("NorthStar") a Boston-based socially responsible investment firm. The proposal requested the company link the CEO's compensation to progress on racial/ethnic and gender diversity in senior management. In preparation for the meeting, I met with NorthStar's Coordinator of Shareholder Activism, Read more » Read More