The link between business and politics in the US has reached a turning point and requires action from boards, says a leading investor adviser.
US politics and business have a long history together. But boards are now under pressure to revise their policies for donating to politicians. Leading investor adviser Nell Minow, vice chair of ValueEdge Advisors, writes that the relationship between companies and politics has reached a turning point, following the Black Lives Matter and #MeToo movements, that requires a significant change.
Writing for the Harvard Law School governance blog, Minow says: “It is time for every board of directors to develop new policies on how corporate money and messaging decisions are made on political issues. Like almost every other answer on corporate s
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