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Activist Investing Today Podcast: Doyle Targets Proxy Advisers

Activist Investing Today
The general counsel of the corporate-backed American Council for Capital Formation, spoke to the Activist...

The Realities of Robo-Voting

ACCF Report Finds Numerous Asset Managers Voting in Lockstep with Proxy Advisor Recommendations

As Donald Trump faces down Xi Jinping on trade, a vehicle emissions rule could get in the way

The Washington Times
We should restore the MAC credits and seek policy solutions that are consistent with an America First trade agenda. This would incent the use of innovative U.S. technology in a strategic industry for years to come.

Bolstering U.S. Corporate Governance Would Help Check China’s Dominance Agenda

President Donald Trump’s tariff diplomacy has provoked criticism at home and abroad. Contained within his...

New Report Highlights Impact & Extent of Flawed Proxy Advisor Recommendations 

New Report Highlights Impact & Extent of Flawed Proxy Advisor Recommendations  ACCF-commissioned research confirms alarming practice...

Influential advisers blindsiding corporate America on shareholder votes

Washington Examiner
Proxy-advisory firms, under scrutiny in Washington over the weight given to their corporate-policy guidance, aren't...

Report Details Significant Problems With Shadowy Industry Used To Push Environmental Crusades

Daily Caller
Investors are voting on expensive shareholder proposals designed to tackle global warming without understanding the...

Mr. President, It’s Time for Zero Tariffs

Wall Street Journal
Strategically, offering the carrot of zero tariffs will allow America to seize the moral high ground in the trade debate. It will also put the U.S. in a stronger position as you negotiate with China to end some of Beijing’s most abusive trade policies.

The 5 surprising things about the new USMCA trade agreement

Washington Post Monkey Cage
ACCF Scholar Chad Bown on six big changes NAFTA's replacement, the USMCA, makes

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  • What the Midterms Mean for Energy & Environment Policy
    Big picture – voters rejected policies that would raise energy costs on consumers when put before them on the ballot last night – the carbon tax initiative in Washington state, renewable energy mandate in Arizona and limits on exploration and drilling in Colorado and Alaska. In Arizona, voters overwhelmingly rejected a 50-percent renewable energy mandate. […]
    Robert Dillon
  • New Study Finds Environmental Proxy Fights Are Damaging to Shareholders
    There is a longstanding claim that social and environmental (E&S) shareholder proposals are beneficial for investors. However, a new study found that neither public companies nor their shareholders see financial benefit from a shareholder proposal process that is used to promote a political agenda. Continue reading
    Tim Doyle

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