WASHINGTON, Aug. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As some might not know, Congressman Paul Ryan, the Republican Vice Presidential Candidate, is a long time supporter of ESOPs (employee stock ownership plans). He has been a consistent co-sponsor of pro-ESOP legislation since his early years as a member of Congress and has made numerous comments to ESOP companies in his district about the value of employee ownership. In a video commentary, ESOP Association President, J. Michael Keeling, discusses Congressman Ryan's history of support for ESOPs and what this development means for the ESOP community.
The video, The ESOP Association: Commentary on selection of Paul Ryan as Republican VP Candidate, can be found here: http://youtu.be/KK-AtrhTroA.
The ESOP Association is the national trade association for companies with employee stock ownership plans (ESOPs) and the leading voice in America for employee ownership. The core cause of The ESOP Association is the belief that employee ownership will improve American competitiveness, increase productivity through greater employee participation, and strengthen our free enterprise economy. More information: website - www.esopassociation.org and blog – www.esopassociationblog.org.
SOURCE The ESOP Association