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Let’s Stick to the Plan on Health Care

As tempting as starting over from scratch can seem with a new Congress, when it comes to health care, we already have a plan. It’s called the Affordable Care Act (ACA), and it is working. Nearly 20 million more Americans got covered. Health care cost inflation slowed. And people have…

Business Leaders Call for an Independent Judiciary

Business Forward today released a new report, Business Leaders on an Independent Judiciary. It features business leaders across the country calling for an independent judiciary in response to attack by President Trump and some in Congress. Business leaders can abide politicians questioning a judge’s reasoning, but they draw the line at…

Business leaders want to improve access to affordable health care; share concerns about unproven proposals

Each year, our business leaders rank health care as their top concern. We’ve organized hundreds of briefings on how to control costs and expand coverage. Most of those briefings have focused on how to improve and extend the Affordable Care Act (ACA), but we have also covered proposals to repeal…

Business Forward’s Latest American Steel Index Report: Price Difference Nearly Double Since February

Price difference between U.S. and foreign competitors is nearly double since February Business Forward, Inc. published its latest American Steel Index report today. The monthly report compares the prices American manufacturers and their foreign competitors pay for hot- and cold-rolled steel. U.S. steel prices have risen 11 percent since February,…

Business Forward’s Latest American Steel Index Report: Escalating Trade War Threatens 460,000 jobs

Business Forward’s Latest American Steel Index Report: Escalating Trade War Threatens 460,000 jobs This week, we published our latest American Steel Index report. The monthly report compares the prices American manufacturers and their foreign competitors pay for hot- and cold-rolled steel. U.S. steel prices have risen 14.8 percent since February,…

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