Decades of economic policies that favor Wall Street and corporate CEOs have created an economy that is dangerously out of balance. Corporate executives continue to line their pockets with our labor and ensure the rules are written to favor them. We cannot allow corporate greed to grow unchecked. We cannot allow the interests of the rich and powerful to dictate policies that have such profound effects on working families.
America’s working people deserve a voice in the rules of our economy. We believe increased accountability and responsibility must be required of our corporations and our capital markets. And we will continue to campaign for increased corporate accountability, be the leading voice in reining in executive pay and advocate for sensible tax policies that make sure corporations pay their fair share.
At least fifty five of the largest U.S. companies paid zero federal income taxes in 2020 despite substantial profits.
Times more the average S&P 500 CEO made in 2021 compared to what the median employee received.
The amount the average S&P 500 CEO's pay increased in the past year.