Monthly Archives:: February 2014

FOTL Receives the Secretary of State’s ACE Award for its Work with the Honduras Labor Relations Framework managed in partnership with the CGT labor federation and GlobalWorks Foundation

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January 24, 2014 (Washington DC) – Secretary of State Kerry presented this year’s Award for Corporate Excellence for large American companies to Fruit of the Loom. The ACE award is given out each year by the State Department after extensive review, and signifies excellence in corporate citizenship. Fruit of the Loom was recognized for its… Read more »

RELEASE: P.E. Executive Director Ed Gresser Named “Scholar in Residence” at USTR for Winter 2014

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“This appointment is a remarkable recognition of the impact ProgressiveEconomy has made on American trade policymaking in its first three years,” said Claude G.B. Fontheim, Chairman of the GlobalWorks Foundation, which is ProgressiveEconomy’s parent organization. “We are very proud that Ed has been chosen as the first Scholar in Residence in USTR’s 52-year history, and all the more so at such a critical moment for America’s trade agenda.”