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Highlights from the 2015 Federal Policy Conference & Lobby Day

More than 160 ESCA members, employee-owners, and guests turned out for last week’s successful Federal Policy Conference and Lobby Day in Washington D.C.  A few key updates from those jam-packed days: • House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA-23) opened Wednesday’s reception, talking about the value of entrepreneurship and his support for the ESOP model.  He [...]

FARGO FORUM: Proven Business Structure Is The Best Retirement Plan

The statistics are sobering. Too many American workers have not accumulated enough savings to ensure financial security for retirement. A recent study by the National Institute on Retirement Security shows that the median retirement account for baby boomers nearing retirement is only $14,500—far short of a comfortable retirement... Please click here to read the full article.

PRESS RELEASE: Big Bipartisan Support in Senate for Bill to Create More S ESOPs

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Brian Robertson 202.466.4721   Big Bipartisan Support in Senate for Bill to Create More S ESOPs Backers Include 7 Republicans and 6 Democrats, 5 on Senate Finance Would Boost Working Americans’ Retirement Savings through Employee Ownershi WASHINGTON, D.C. (May 7, 2015) –Senate Finance Committee members Pat Roberts (R-KS) and Ben Cardin [...]

PRESS RELEASE: Bipartisan Legislation Would Help More Working Americans Save for Retirement through Employee Ownership

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Brian Robertson 202.466.4721   Bipartisan Legislation Would Help More Working Americans Save for Retirement through Employee Ownership Recent Study Confirms Private ESOPs Boost Worker Retirement Security WASHINGTON, D.C. (April 30, 2015) –House Ways and Means Committee members Dave Reichert (R-WA) and Ron Kind (D-WI) introduced legislation yesterday to enable more employees [...]

Registration Now Open for the 2015 Federal Policy Conference & Lobby Day

Registration is now open for the 2015 ESCA Federal Policy Conference & Lobby Day being held in Washington, DC September 16-18. In the coming months we will announce more about the exciting agenda and political experts from Capitol Hill who will join us. You won't want to miss the chance to network with senior executives from [...]

PRESS RELEASE: Study Finds S ESOPs Total Return Beats S&P 500 by 62%

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Brian Robertson, 202.466.4721 Net Assets Up More Than 300% in Just 10 Years $30 Billion in Retirement Savings Distributions to Workers WASHINGTON, D.C. (March 31, 2015) – New data compiled by EY's Quantitative Economics and Statistics (QUEST) practice, shows that private employee stock ownership retirement plans (S corporation ESOPs) outperformed the [...]

Highlights from the 2015 Leadership Summit

We missed those of you who were unable to join us in Fort Lauderdale, FL last week for the 2015 ESCA Leadership Summit, attended by 180 ESCA members, prospective members, and guests. This ESCA members update will provide you with a brief summary of the Summit. If you would like further details about the ESCA [...]

Registration Now Open for the 2015 Leadership Summit

Please plan to join us at our kickoff event of the year: the 2015 ESCA/Foundation for Private Employee Ownership Leadership Summit. The Summit will be held at The Ritz-Carlton in Fort Lauderdale, Florida February 18-20. Our annual Summit brings together top executives from S corporation ESOP companies and senior ESOP professionals from around the country. [...]

2014 Federal Policy Conference and Lobby Day Roundup

We missed those of you who were unable to join us for last week's 2014 ESCA Federal Policy Conference and Lobby Day where we had a tremendous turnout of close to 150 ESCA members and guests. This update will provide you with a brief summary of the conference. If you would like further details about [...]

THE HILL: The Promotion and Expansion of the Private Employee Ownership Act of 2014

August 15, 2014, 09:00 am By Reps. Dave Reichert (R-Wash.) and Ron Kind (D-Wis.) As we continue discussions with our colleagues in Congress around tax reform and policies to grow the economy, one idea that seems to always enjoy broad and strong bipartisan support is private employee-ownership. Broadening ownership and boosting workers' share of capital [...]