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A Fight to Save a Corporate Campus Intertwined With Nature

A Fight to Save a Corporate Campus Intertwined With Nature

A Fight to Save a Corporate Campus Intertwined With Nature A Fight to Save a Corporate Campus Intertwined With Nature Protests often erupt over proposals to demolish or even alter historic buildings. Threats to landscaping usually get far less attention. But that’s changing in a Seattle suburb, where a developer plans to build on the corporate campus that George H. …

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Corporate America Views Biden With Optimism and Skepticism

Corporate America Views Biden With Optimism and Skepticism

Corporate America Views Biden With Optimism and Skepticism Corporate America Views Biden With Optimism and Skepticism In the waning days of the Trump administration, the schism between big business and the Republican Party burst into the open. While corporate America notched real gains over the last four years, including lower taxes and a looser regulatory environment, President Donald J. Trump …

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Corporate America Flexes Its Political Muscle

Corporate America Flexes Its Political Muscle

Corporate America Flexes Its Political Muscle Corporate America Flexes Its Political Muscle The fallout has been swift. After the president exhorted his supporters to march on the Capitol, chief executives used their strongest language to date to repudiate Mr. Trump, and some of his longtime allies have walked away. Ken Langone, the billionaire co-founder of Home Depot and an ardent …

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A Corporate Backlash – The New York Times

A Corporate Backlash - The New York Times

A Corporate Backlash – The New York Times A Corporate Backlash – The New York Times Large corporations and their lobbyists usually try to steer clear of messy political fights. Companies prefer to work behind the scenes, giving money to both political parties and quietly influencing tax policy, spending and regulation. But President Trump’s effort to overturn the result of …

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Corporate America Rethinks Political Donations

Corporate America Rethinks Political Donations

Corporate America Rethinks Political Donations Corporate America Rethinks Political Donations Corporate America rethinks political donations Big businesses often donate to both political parties and say that their support is tied to narrow issues of specific interest to their industries. That became increasingly fraught last week, after a pro-Trump mob stormed the Capitol and some Republican lawmakers tried to overturn Joe …

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For Those Behind Corporate Events, Parties Are on Pause

For Those Behind Corporate Events, Parties Are on Pause

For Those Behind Corporate Events, Parties Are on Pause For Those Behind Corporate Events, Parties Are on Pause It has been a devastating year for those in the events business. Todd Fiscus, of Dallas-based Todd Events, said his company made $2.4 million in December 2019 alone from largely corporate holiday gatherings. But this year, his December revenue will drop to …

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H. Jesse Arnelle, Pathbreaker in Corporate Law, Dies at 86

H. Jesse Arnelle, Pathbreaker in Corporate Law, Dies at 86

H. Jesse Arnelle, Pathbreaker in Corporate Law, Dies at 86 H. Jesse Arnelle, Pathbreaker in Corporate Law, Dies at 86 At New Rochelle High School, where he was on the football, basketball and track teams, Mr. Arnelle stood out as “the guy, a quiet force of nature who was widely admired,” George Hirsch, a former classmate who is the chairman …

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The Three Abductions of N.: How Corporate Kidnapping Works

The Three Abductions of N.: How Corporate Kidnapping Works

The Three Abductions of N.: How Corporate Kidnapping Works The Three Abductions of N.: How Corporate Kidnapping Works It’s those weaknesses and inconsistencies that drive some parents to seek a high-stakes shortcut: snatching their children back. There is no official tally of the number of companies purporting to offer “child recovery” services, or of the number of parents who use …

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TikTok, Trump and an Impulse to Act as C.E.O. to Corporate America

TikTok, Trump and an Impulse to Act as C.E.O. to Corporate America

TikTok, Trump and an Impulse to Act as C.E.O. to Corporate America TikTok, Trump and an Impulse to Act as C.E.O. to Corporate America Mr. Trump’s antipathy toward many news organizations has led him to repeatedly threaten to interfere with media companies’ operations. He twice urged regulators to examine taking away the “license” from NBC, though it was unclear what …

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Corporate Insiders Pocket $1 Billion in Rush for Coronavirus Vaccine

Corporate Insiders Pocket $1 Billion in Rush for Coronavirus Vaccine

Corporate Insiders Pocket $1 Billion in Rush for Coronavirus Vaccine Corporate Insiders Pocket $1 Billion in Rush for Coronavirus Vaccine On June 26, a small South San Francisco company called Vaxart made a surprise announcement: A coronavirus vaccine it was working on had been selected by the U.S. government to be part of Operation Warp Speed, the flagship federal initiative …

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