CEOs Becoming More Active On Political Issues, Including Abortion

June 11, 2019 - 3:45pm EDT
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Historically, CEOs spoke out on political issues relevant to their bottom lines, but as the fight over abortion escalates, some say their employees and customers expect them to take a stand.

Jun 14 - 1:02pm EDT

The former vice president and Vermont senator will be together on the second night of the Democratic debate. Sens. Elizabeth Warren, Cory Booker and Amy Klobuchar will share a stage the night before.

Jun 14 - 9:58am EDT

The comments of President Trump regarding foreign governments offering negative information about a political rival have renewed fears as old as the republic itself.

Jun 14 - 5:01am EDT

The departure of White House press secretary Sarah Sanders leaves President Trump with few long-serving close aides.

Jun 14 - 5:00am EDT

Former Texas Rep. Beto O'Rourke told Steve Inskeep that "we're going to have to free ourselves from the dependence we have on fossil fuels and that means a greater investment in solar and wind."

Jun 13 - 5:47pm EDT

The House Intelligence Committee examined the rise of deep fake videos and the challenges they place on social media platforms and the subjects of the videos who could be misrepresented in them.

Jun 13 - 5:46pm EDT

A total of 20 candidates will debate over two nights in late June. Among those who didn't qualify: Montana Gov. Steve Bullock, who is arguing that the party should let him in.

Jun 13 - 4:59pm EDT

Rep. Justin Amash, R-Mich., the only elected Republican in Congress to support beginning impeachment proceedings against President Trump, is under growing political pressure from his own party.

Jun 13 - 4:29pm EDT

President Trump is coming under criticism from all sides for saying he would accept damaging information against his political opponents from foreign sources.

Jun 13 - 4:18pm EDT

President Trump announced the departure in a tweet on Thursdays.