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STATEMENT FROM JIM DOYLE ON THE FREEDOM TO VOTE ACT

Contact:  Elizabeth Fairchild efairchild@businessfwd.org 202-861-1270 Washington, DC — Today, a group of nine Senators released the Freedom to Vote Act. The bill is a revised version of the For the People Act, which passed the…

NEW ISSUE BRIEF: THE ROLE OF PAID LEAVE IN CLOSING THE GENDER GAP

Contact:  Elizabeth Fairchild efairchild@businessfwd.org (202) 861-1270 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Washington, DC — Today, Business Forward issued a report, The Role of Paid Leave in Closing the Gender Gap. The report explores how a federal family…

STATEMENT FROM JIM DOYLE ON THE PASSAGE OF TEXAS LAW SB8

SEPTEMBER 1, 2021 Contact:  Elizabeth Fairchild efairchild@businessfwd.org 202-861-1270 Washington, DC — Today, Jim Doyle, President of Business Forward, issued a statement in response to a Texas law that limits access to abortion: “Texas law SB8…

BUSINESS, COMMUNITY CALLS FOR BOLD INFRASTRUCTURE INVESTMENTS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 18, 2021 Contact: John Weber, jmatthewweber@gmail.com DETROIT, MI — Today, Business Forward and the Climate Action Campaign (CAC) hosted a virtual press conference with local community and business advocates to fight…

STATEMENT FROM LIZ FAIRCHILD ON CLIMATE-RELATED FINANCIAL RISK

AUGUST 17, 2021 Contact:  Elizabeth Fairchild efairchild@businessfwd.org 202-861-1270 Washington, DC — The White House held a briefing on Friday to discuss the progress of President Biden’s executive order on climate-related financial risk, announced in May.…

STATEMENT FROM JIM DOYLE ON THE INFRASTRUCTURE INVESTMENT AND JOBS ACT

AUGUST 10, 2021 Contact:  Elizabeth Fairchild efairchild@businessfwd.org 202-861-1270 Washington, DC — Today, Jim Doyle, President of Business Forward, issued a statement in response to the Senate passing the bipartisan infrastructure deal: “I applaud Senators from…

NEW REPORT: EMPLOYERS IN GEORGIA DEFEND DEMOCRACY AND THE FREEDOM TO VOTE

Contact: Elizabeth Fairchild efairchild@businessfwd.org (202) 861-1270 Washington, D.C. – Today, Business Forward Foundation issued a new report, Georgia Employers Defend Democracy and the Freedom to Vote. Georgia state legislators introduced nearly 30 bills this session…