Fact: Since Citizens United, companies have greater ability to impact elections than ever.
We all have a stake in what they do.
We believe corporate political spending should be transparent.
The public and shareholders have a right to know.
Vanguard is the largest manager of retirement savings in the country. Yet they have not supported other shareholders calls for corporations to disclose their political spending. Not only is this bad for democracy, this information could help investors make better choices.