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Since 2010 there have been only 15 pay ratio related shareholder proposals. These proposals have averaged over 93% shareholder opposition with no single proposal receiving over 10% support.

Lobbying and Political Spending Disclosure Shareholder proposals remain the most popular ESG proposal among S&P 500 companies.

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House Committee Passes Center-Supported Bill Ramping Up Regulation of Proxy Advisory Services

June 18, 2016 [Center News Story]

This week, on a bipartisan vote with eight Democrats voting in support, the House Financial …

Democrats Harshly Criticize Chair White's Regulatory Priorities at Senate Banking Committee SEC Oversight Hearing

June 18, 2016 [Center News Story]

Demonstrating again how the SEC's mission of investor protection has been turned into a …

House Dodd-Frank Replacement Proposal Would Repeal Court Deference to Agencies

June 11, 2016 [Center News Story]

In a speech before the Economic Club of New York this week, House Financial …

Did CEO Pay Go Up in 2015 or Didn’t It? Multiple Viewpoints Result in Different Answers Based on Sample, Time Frame, Methodology

June 11, 2016 [Center News Story]

Over the past month, various publications, consulting firms and even ISS have run their …

47 More S&P 500 Companies Report Passing Say on Pay Results

June 11, 2016 [Center News Story]

Since the Center's last say on pay update, 47 S&P 500 companies reported passing say on …