Alignment between Corporate Values and Political Contributions

Alignment between Corporate Values and Political Contributions   Whereas:   The proponent believes McDonald’s should establish policies that minimize risk to the corporation’s reputation and brand;   McDonald’s Corporation Political Contribution Policy...

WellPoint: Resolution to Prohibit Political Spending

WHEREAS: The role of money in politics is a highly contentious issue. The company has spent $8.2M in 2012 on state and federal lobbying activities[1]. Corporations that donate directly from corporate funds have operating characteristics consistent with firms with...

JPMorgan Chase: Moral and Legal Obligations

Whereas, JPMorgan Chase engages in expensive, pervasive, repeated violations of law, crossing many regulatory and legal boundaries, recently exposing us to the largest civil penalty ever levied in the United States, and our Board of Directors has a longstanding...

Goldman Sachs: Moral and Legal Obligations

Whereas, the impacts of the massive financial crisis of 2008 “are likely to be felt for a generation.” The crisis was considered by many to be the result of an “erosion of standards of responsibility and ethics,” and a “systemic breakdown in accountability and...

AIG: Moral and Legal Obligations

Whereas, the massive financial crisis of 2008, of which the impacts “are likely to be felt for a generation,” was the result of an “erosion of standards of responsibility and ethics,” “dramatic failures of corporate governance and risk management” and eventually a...