Stories tagged: corporations
Mon., Jan. 16, 2017, 2:09 p.m.
Big-money names behind inaugural start to come out despite Trump’s secrecy plan
Donald Trump is trying to keep the names of the people and companies donating millions of dollars to his inauguration festivities this week a secret – a break from his …
Mon., July 4, 2016, 9:26 a.m.
Britain plans to cut corporation tax to hold onto business
Britain’s Treasury chief plans to cut U.K. corporation tax to less than 15 percent to encourage companies to invest and ease business concerns about the country’s vote to leave the …
Thu., March 31, 2016, 6 a.m.
Dana Milbank: Tar Heels stuck on discrimination
Though it’s not clear whether that broader shift to the left will occur among corporations, there is no doubt that a dramatic change has occurred on gay rights.
Sun., Oct. 4, 2015
Election preview: Spokane Proposition 1, the Worker Bill of Rights
Spokane Proposition 1, the Worker Bill of Rights, is a four-pronged proposition that would amend the city charter to require large employers to pay workers a “family wage,” ensure equal …
Fri., Oct. 26, 2012
Ills of Citizens United visible in Idaho election
Are corporations people, my friends? The battle over campaign disclosure in Idaho’s education-reform campaign is the latest skunky fruit of Citizens United. The organizers of a nonprofit corporation that raised …
Wed., Sept. 12, 2012
Hal proves civility in political discourse possible
Hal Dixon once told me that we live in different worlds. Different political worlds, surely – Hal is a conservative, and I am not. But Hal, who is the most …
Wed., June 2, 2010
Campaign finance law doesn’t need party décor
A bill in Congress contains some ingredients for healthy campaign finance reform, but it’s ruined with gooey gamesmanship and a nutty partisan center. That’s too bad, because if the bill …