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Social responsibility resolutions smashing records this proxy season

Rob Swystun, Pristine Advisers

Among the growing trends in the investment world is shareholders increasingly calling for companies to be more socially and environmentally conscious. 699 more words

Board Of Directors

Fair Elections Groups Urge Obama to Order Federal Contractors to Disclose Political Spending

Citing the development of “a Wild West campaign spending world,” Common Cause and more than 50 other organizations joined today in calling on President Obama to issue an executive order requiring government contractors to disclose their political spending. 341 more words

Rejoice! Our Biennial Nightmare Will Soon Be Over

Happy Election Day America! Today marks the close of the congressional midterm elections, which were as dark and interminable as the winter soon to be upon us. 1,228 more words

Current Events

No, both sides DON'T do it, Part the Infinity

Every time I or anyone else correctly points out the disproportionate influence of conservative spending on the American electoral process at both the federal and state levels, someone — either a liar or a useful idiot — usually pipes up with, “But the liberals do it, too!” In point of fact, a quick visit to… 169 more words

Aiee! Teh Stoopid! It Burns!

Gun Control Groups To Match NRA Spending In Midterm Elections

WASHINGTON — Gun control groups say this is the year they finally go toe-to-toe with the National Rifle Association and match their foe’s imposing campaign spending for congressional candidates. 842 more words

News

Political spending pays off

KIMT News 3 – It’s campaign season, which means political ads are taking over television space. Volunteers are manning the phones and knocking on doors, not to mention signs of support are popping up in yards across the nation. 420 more words

Iowa

Big Food tripled spending this year to stifle growing GMO labeling movement

(NaturalNews) It is something that, as an American and a consumer, ought to outrage you: Big Food companies spending tens of millions of dollars just to keep information from you — to prevent you from knowing all that there is to know about a substance, or substances, that could be harming your health, as well as the overall health of the American agricultural industry. 318 more words

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