Examining Corporate Priorities: The Impact of Stock Buybacks on Workers, Communities, and Investors

Subcommittee on Investor Protection, Entrepreneurship and Capital Markets

2128 RHOB, 0 Thursday, October 17, 2019 @ 10:00

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  • H.R. 3355,  the "Reward Work Act." [DRAFT]

  • H.R. ____, the "Stock Buyback and Worker Dividend Act."  [DRAFT]

  • H.R. ____, To amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to require issuers to disclose to the SEC the details of any repurchase plan for an equity security, to prohibit such a repurchase unless it is approved by the Commission, and for other purposes. [DRAFT]

  • H.R. ____, the, "Stock Buyback Disclosure Improvement Act." [DRAFT]

Witness List

  • Jesse M. Fried, Professor of Law, Harvard Law School

  • Lenore Palladino, Senior Economist and Policy Counsel, Roosevelt Institute

  • Janie Grice, United for Respect at Walmart

  • Derik D. Coffey,  CFA, Portfolio Specialist, Channing Capital Management

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