New Report on How Climate Change Disrupts Supply Chains in Michigan

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 18, 2019 CONTACT: Jana Plat jplat@businessfwd.org (202) 861-1270 Washington, D.C. — Today, Business Forward Foundation issued its latest report on how severe weather is distorting commodity prices, disrupting supply chains, damaging facilities and equipment, and hurting consumer demand for Michigan businesses. Michigan Companies Explain Climate Change and Severe Weather Risk is meant to serve as a resource for local, state, and Congressional officials and media...

NEW REPORT ANSWERS QUESTIONS DEFINING TRUMP PRESIDENCY

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Jana Plat, jplat@businessfwd.org October 29, 2019 NEW REPORT ANSWERS QUESTIONS DEFINING TRUMP PRESIDENCY  Leading Independent Research and Education Organization Makes Business Case Against Trump’s “America First” Agenda  WASHINGTON, D.C. — Business Forward Foundation today released Answering America: The Business Case Against Trump’s Agenda, a report examining the impact of Trump Administration policies on our national economy, with emphasis on five...

New Report on How Climate Change Disrupts Supply Chains in Pennsylvania

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 23, 2019 CONTACT: Jana Plat jplat@businessfwd.org (202) 861-1270 Washington, D.C. — Today, Business Forward Foundation issued its latest report on how severe weather is distorting commodity prices, disrupting supply chains, damaging facilities and equipment, and hurting consumer demand for Pennsylvania businesses. Pennsylvania Companies Explain Climate Change and Severe Weather Risk is meant to serve as a resource for local, state, and Congressional officials...

STATEMENT FROM JIM DOYLE REGARDING THE FCC RULING

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT Jana Plat jplat@businessfwd.org (202) 861-1270 October 1, 2019, Washington, DC—Jim Doyle, President of Business Forward, released the following statement after the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit upheld most of the FCC’s 2017 Restoring Internet Freedom (RIF) order. “Today’s ruling demonstrates once again why Congress must pass meaningful net neutrality legislation. Four successive FCC chairs, serving two presidents, failed to secure net...

New Report on the “Trump Slump” in Massachusetts Tourism

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 30, 2019 CONTACT: Jana Plat jplat@businessfwd.org 202-861-1270 Washington, D.C. – Today, Business Forward Foundation issued its latest report on the economic cost of President Trump’s Muslim travel ban, anti-immigrant policies, visa rollbacks, and harmful rhetoric about Mexicans, Muslims, and “shithole countries.” The ‘Trump Slump’ in Massachusetts Tourism explains how global dissatisfaction with Trump is hurting international tourism to...

New Report on the Gender Gap in Illinois

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 26, 2019 CONTACT: Jana Plat jplat@businessfwd.org 202-861-1270 Washington, D.C. – Today, Business Forward issued its latest report on women’s progress in the workforce, the potential impact of eliminating the gender gap, and steps the Trump Administration has taken to make it harder for women to raise a family and succeed at work. Gender Gap in Illinois finds that helping women match men’s labor force participation could grow the U.S. economy by $1...

New Report on the “Trump Slump” in International Tourism

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 26, 2019 CONTACT: Jana Plat jplat@businessfwd.org 202-861-1270 Washington, D.C. – Today, Business Forward Foundation issued its latest report on the economic cost of President Trump’s Muslim travel ban, anti-immigrant policies, visa rollbacks, and harmful rhetoric about Mexicans, Muslims, and “shithole countries.” The ‘Trump Slump’ in Tourism explains how global dissatisfaction with Trump is hurting international tourism, the U.S.’s second largest...

New Report on the “Trump Slump” in California Tourism

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 26, 2019 CONTACT: Jana Plat jplat@businessfwd.org 202-861-1270 Washington, D.C. – Today, Business Forward Foundation issued its latest report on the economic cost of President Trump’s Muslim travel ban, anti-immigrant policies, visa rollbacks, and harmful rhetoric about Mexicans, Muslims, and “shithole countries.” The ‘Trump Slump’ in California Tourism explains how global dissatisfaction with Trump is hurting international tourism to...

New Report Highlighting Trump’s Costly Immigration Policies in TN

September 25, 2019 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Jana Plat jplat@businessfwd.org 202-861-1270 Washington, D.C. – Today, Business Forward Foundation issued a report, We Are Not Full, highlighting the cost of President Trump’s immigration policies on Tennessee’s economy. On Tuesday, the Committee and the Judiciary’s Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship and the Committee on Foreign Affairs’ Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations held a joint hearing on oversight of the...

New Report Highlighting Trump’s Costly Immigration Policies in PA

September 25, 2019 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Jana Plat jplat@businessfwd.org 202-861-1270 Washington, D.C. -Today, Business Forward Foundation issued a report, We Are Not Full, highlighting the cost of President Trump’s immigration policies on Pennsylvania’s economy. “President Trump argues that America is full – that we can’t handle any more immigrants,” said Jim Doyle, president of Business Forward Foundation. “Pennsylvania’s real problem is declining birth rates, a...