CHOICE Act – Big wins for retailers

As retail operators return to work this week after what was hopefully a busy Memorial Day weekend for them, they should be encouraged by some rare good news out of Washington D.C. The industry had some big wins last week …

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Caught Up in the Entitlement Reform Debate – Again

The President recently made headlines with the release of his first draft budget proposal and while some convenience store operators might applaud the perceived “belt tightening”, leading brands need to be aware of a few hidden minefields. Most prominent among …

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Key lessons emerge from off-year elections

In political terms, 2017 is what’s known as an “off year.” Only a few states have elections but two are for governorships – Virginia and New Jersey – and we have had a couple of notable congressional special elections thrown …

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About 5 days ago

CEOs VS. Shareholders

CEOs VS. Shareholders – The Wall Street Journal From The Wall Street Journal Editorial Board: “Corporate execs are assisting an agenda that will hurt their business.” Biden Rule On COVID-19 Workplace Safety Misses Deadline – The Wall Street Journal Proponents say …

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About 1 week ago

CEOs Can’t Stay On Society’s Sidelines Anymore

CEOs Can’t Stay On Society’s Sidelines Anymore – Bloomberg They are no longer closely aligned with the Republican Party and face increasing pressure to wield their considerable influence on issues such as voting rights, income equality and climate change. Pro-Union Measures …

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