Published: January 31, 2013
Business Roundtable (BRT) today released, “It’s Time to Act for America’s Future: 2013 CEO Growth Agenda,” detailing specific policy recommendations to revive the economy in the near term and ensure higher levels of growth and job creation over the long term.
BRT CEOs, who lead major American companies operating in every sector of the economy, call on the Administration and Congress to:
With a new Congress and Presidential term come new opportunities for cooperation and progress. The “time to act for America’s future” is now.
Click here to learn more about BRT’s specific recommendations.
Business Roundtable (BRT) is an association of chief executive officers of leading U.S. companies with more than $7.3 trillion in annual revenues and nearly 16 million employees. BRT member companies comprise nearly a third of the total value of the U.S. stock market and invest more than $150 billion annually in research and development – equal to 61 percent of U.S. private R&D spending. Our companies pay $182 billion in dividends to shareholders and generate nearly $500 billion in sales for small and medium-sized businesses annually.
BRT companies give more than $9 billion a year in combined charitable contributions.