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Tag >> Interfaith Center for Corporate Responsibility
Jan 31
2011

Investors to 35 companies: Quit Chamber Board

Posted by Stephen Taub in Walden Asset ManagementUS Chamber of CommerceRiskInterfaith Center for Corporate Responsibilitycorporate social responsibilitycorporate governancecomplianceChristian Brothers Investment ServicesCalvert InvestmentsAFL-CIO

Stephen Taub

A group of so-called socially conscious investment firms fired off a letter to 35 major companies urging them to re-evaluate whether it makes sense to remain serving on the Board of the US Chamber of Commerce.

The 44 investors argue there is a major difference between the individual companies' policies on certain matters and Chamber policy objectives.

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