The White House, President George W. Bush Click to print this document

For Immediate Release
Office of the Press Secretary
April 24, 2002

Statement by the President

     Fact sheet Corporate Responsibility Portal Page

I commend the House for acting quickly to pass reforms that improve corporate responsibility and protect shareholders. The House bill includes the three core principles of my 10-point plan -- providing better information to investors, making corporate officers more accountable, and developing a stronger, more independent audit system. With 80 million Americans participating as shareholders of companies, we must ensure high standards, tough disclosure requirements and accurate information. The House bill is a responsible approach to addressing these important issues.


Return to this article at:

Click to print this document