Business Roundtable is an association of chief executive officers of leading U.S. companies working to promote a thriving economy and expanded opportunity for all Americans through sound public policy.
An affordable, innovative and efficient health care system is an essential factor in ensuring a better quality of life for all Americans and a more productive and competitive U.S. workforce. Likewise, stable and predictable policies that promote retirement security and economic growth help ensure a reasonable standard of living for most Americans in retirement and make the United States a more attractive location for skilled workers and businesses. Business Roundtable supports policies that will improve the affordability and quality of U.S. health care and strengthen retirement security.
Recent Activities in Health & Retirement
Following today’s announcement by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) of its proposed new rule on employee wellness programs
In Senate testimony today, Gary Loveman, Chair of BRT's Health and Retirement Committee, reinforced the importance of wellness programs to employers and their employees, and detailed the types of programs under way at America’s leading companies.
I am writing on behalf of the Business Roundtable to express my strong disappointment with the efforts of the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) to take actions against large employers who are complying with the requirements of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
When it comes to the benefits provided to employees and their families, employers want better health, better care and better value.
Dow is focused on optimizing the health of its employees and their families, human performance and long-term value.
Business Roundtable response to Senate Finance Chair Ron Wyden (D-OR) and Sen. Charles Grassley's (R-IA) request to stakeholders for new ideas for improving overall transparency in health care. Chairman Wyden announced the request at an AARP/Business Roundtable on June 12.
October 3, 2014
Senator Ron Wyden
Chairman, Committee on Finance
United States Senate
219 Dirksen Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510