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Kyle Isakower

Kyle Isakower

Analysis of Proxy Advisors’ Recommendations During the 2020 Proxy Season

The Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance publishes an ACCF analysis of Proxy Advisors

ACCF Signs Coalition Letter Opposing Amendment to Block NEPA Reforms

July 23, 2020 TO THE MEMBERS OF THE U.S. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES: The undersigned trade associations and labor unions oppose amendment #72 to Division C of...

Are Proxy Advisors Still a Problem?

2020 proxy season analysis shows companies believe errors continue

ACCF Testimony on Benefits and Costs in EPA Clean Air Act Rulemaking Process

Oral Testimony of Kyle Isakower, Senior Vice President for Regulatory and Energy Policy, American Council for Capital Formation on EPA Proposed Rule: “Increasing Consistency...

Natural Gas Can Help Advance Communities of Color

Gas will be key to providing our underserved communities the affordable, reliable energy that they need to heat/cool their homes and power their lives. For many, it can offer a better livelihood as well.

New SEC Proxy Voting Rule Would Strengthen Markets and Investors

While most of the details have now been confirmed, there remains debate over a company’s ability to review and respond to proxy advisors’ reports, as well as the practice of “robo-voting”, where certain investors are automatically following proxy firms’ guidance without doing their own due diligence.

COVID recovery: Production controls, tariffs not the way to help the domestic oil industry

As the world continues to address the unprecedented and formidable health and economic challenges of the coronavirus pandemic, U.S. oil producers, who are major...

Infrastructure spending as an economic stimulus requires a NEPA fix, too

if we as a nation are going to look to infrastructure development as a means to stimulate the economy, we must make sure we address a major impediment to infrastructure spending that has nothing to do with this new viral threat – the outdated National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA).

ACCF files comments on NEPA with Council on Environmental Quality

Chairman Mary Neumayr Council on Environmental Quality 730 Jackson Place, NW Washington, DC 20503 March 9, 2020 Re: CEQ NEPA Regulations, Docket No. CEQ-2019-0003 Dear Chairman Neumayr: The American Council...