Letter: GOP wants to regulate people, not corporationsWhat they really mean is they don't want to tell businesses what to do, in line with recent philosophy that "corporations are people." Case in point: Republicans pass laws telling women that if they need an abortion, they first have to pay for an ...
'Corporations are people': What did Romney really mean? — Gaffe Check Video'Corporations are people': What did Romney really mean? - Gaffe Check Video. 'Corporations are people': What did Romney really mean?
DC Public Trust's Bryan Weaver On Initiative 70: 'People Are Simply Fed Up ...If Initiative 70 makes the ballot and is approved by the residents, it will bring the District in line with 21 other states and the federal government with regard to limitations on corporate fundraising. People across the country see the corrupting ...
LWV of Norwalk to host author of 'Corporations Are Not People'The League of Women Voters of Norwalk, together with five area Leagues, will present Jeff Clements, author of "Corporations Are Not People," as guest speaker at a special community presentation to be held on Wednesday, Sept. 12 at Westport Town Hall at ...
Keeping corporations out of politics abridges free speechCorporations, of course, are not people. But they are voluntary associations of people. People form corporations when they join with others for a common purpose, but don't want to be personally responsible for the debts of the group if the venture ...
Lou Gerstner, Ex-IBM CEO: 'A Lot Of People In The Business Community Are ...He then took a page from the playbook of Mitt Romney, the presumptive Republican presidential nominee: "Let me say one thing: Corporations are people. All these corporations are people. A lot of people got their savings wiped out. They got their stock ...
Chris Abele vetoes democracy in Milwaukee CountyI have just received word that Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele has vetoed the resolution which would have allowed resident to vote on whether Corporations are people, and spending unlimited secret cash to but our elections is "free speech.
Mitt 'Corporations Are People' Romney defends his tax privacy by saying 'I'm ...Where he's wrong is that "corporations are people." They're not. Last year his justification for this was saying, "everything corporations earn ultimately goes to people.
Ask an Expert: Corporations are not people, my friendA voter in Iowa suggested to Romney that taxes should be raised on corporations to help balance the budget. Romney demurred, stating, "Corporations are people, my friend . . . Of course they are. Everything corporations earn ultimately goes to the people.
Group rejecting 'corporations are people' ruling to hold event in WhitewaterGroup rejecting 'corporations are people' ruling to hold event in Whitewater. By STAFF Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2012. EMAIL SHARE PRINT.
Revealing the human side of corporationsWhen Mitt Romney told an audience member at the Iowa State Fair last year that "Corporations are people, my friend," he clearly had no idea that his comment would set off a maelstrom of criticism that he is "out of touch," a "clueless rich man," and an ...
SADC Heads of State Summit in Maputo - Ignoring People Driven Development ...Worse, they argue that there is no alternative - as they continue to offer tax breaks to corporations and give them the right to exploit our people and our natural resources while using public money to build infrastructure that benefits narrow private ...
Bess Price must lead her peopleIn 1999, the Indigenous Land Corporation purchased Ooratippra pastoral lease northwest of Alice Springs for the local Alyawarr people for $2.55 million. The property is rated in the top 10 in the area. The lease incorporated previously purchased ...
Brecksville Citizens Group Calling for Constitutional Amendment That Says ...A group of citizens in Brecksville wants the city to take a stand against the ideas that corporations are equal to people and money is equivalent to speech. But the city is fighting that request, saying they don't have that kind of jurisdiction. The ...
Greenpeace report urges telecom companies to shift to renewable energyReleasing the report, titled 'Enabling Clean Talking', former secretary to the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy Deepak Gupta said that bringing an attitudinal change in corporations and people is the biggest challenge faced by advocates of ...
News roundup: Corporations may be people, but Romney says he's no businessTopping the news: Mitt Romney might have once said "corporations are people," but that doesn't mean he was referring to himself.
How to Humanize Your Brand... do that when just quote it: "Corporate personhood is the legal concept that a corporation may sue and be sued in court in the same way as natural persons or unincorporated associations of persons… the doctrine does not hold that corporations are ...
Can corporations walk the aisle?They refer to the landmark, 2010 Supreme Court decision that gave corporations many of the same First Amendment rights as individuals have.
League of Women Voters to Present Author of "Corporations Are Not People"The League of Women Voters of Ridgefield will present Jeff Clements, author of "Corporations Are Not People," as guest speaker at a special community presentation to be held on Wednesday, September 12 at Westport Town Hall at 7:00 p.m.
When CSR Spells Life or DeathThis post was featured in Forbes.com. While corporate social responsibility is all well and good, you might be one of the people left wondering: so what? Does the cost of corporate volunteering really give your company a return on investment that's ...