Business Roundtable is an association of chief executive officers of leading U.S. companies working to promote a thriving economy and expanded opportunity for all Americans through sound public policy.
Informed Decisions — Quality & Cost: Through the CVS/Caremark Savings Center designed for GE, health plan members are able to search for lower- cost medications and delivery options.
The program included the implementation of shared care plans, increased access and proactive management and coordination of care.
The foundation of IBM’s approach to driving value and innovation in the health care delivery system is primary care transformation.
Target insures more than 200,000 “team members,” including full- and part-time employees and their dependents, through a range of insurance plans.
The Winston Group, a strategy and research firm, conducted a national poll on Americans' attitudes toward U.S. trade with Russia. Seventy percent of Americans favor Congressional action to allow U.S. businesses to sell more to Russia.
Promoting Economic Growth through Smart Global Information Technology Policy
Under the Clean Air Act (CAA), “new” sources are subject to more stringent emissions limitation requirements than existing sources.
The CEOs of Business Roundtable believe that it is time to simplify, streamline and accelerate America’s permitting process with the goal of encouraging large-scale capital investments in the U.S. economy while maintaining the nation’s commitments to health, safety and soundness. With this goal in mind, this report identifies key challenges associated with the existing regulatory permitting system and sets forth a series of recommended reforms.
For every new house built in the United States, three new full-time jobs are created. The sooner U.S. housing starts return to the historical average of 1.2 million per year, the sooner we realize the creation of 1.5 million new full-time jobs in construction, manufacturing, and related supply chains.
Business Roundtable’s 2012 Sustainability Report — Create, Grow, Sustain — now in its fifth year, features narratives from 126 CEOs on how their companies are leading the way with solutions to make the U.S. economy more sustainable while also driving economic growth and job creation. From sustainable supply chain and water management to energy efficiency and the use of cutting-edge technology, sustainable business practices are ingrained into the fabric of each featured company’s business practices.
BRT believes that corporate governance should be enhanced through conscientious and forward-looking action by a business community that focuses on generating long-term shareholder value with the highest degree of integrity.
Russia will join the World Trade Organization (WTO) in 2012—after agreeing to open its market through tariff reductions and the removal of other trade barriers. Congress needs to pass Permanent Normal Trade Relations (PNTR) legislation to help U.S. exporters and workers compete for sales of their goods and services in Russia. Failure to pass PNTR would make it harder for them to compete.