ESG investment rule emerges as top ‘woke’ target for Republicans battling Biden – Fox News
Republican and Democrat lawmakers in recent weeks have been targeting the Biden administration’s environment, social and governance (ESG) investment priorities, and they are warning Americans that these priorities may be working against their financial goals.
ESG standards are increasingly used by investors and asset managers to guide their decision-making. The environmental factors considered often include how a corporation contributes to pollution or climate change.
Social criteria examines a company’s relationship with employees, ethics, engagement with nonprofits and stake in the co…….