West Virginia Treasurer Riley Moore has made battling ESG a top priority, and he now hopes to bring that fight to the halls of Congress. Continue reading
WASHINGTON TIMES: W.Va’s Riley Moore prepares House run, vows to take his anti-ESG fight to Washington
The Republican leading the national charge against “woke” financial firms with climate investment policies wants to take his battle to Congress by way of a West Virginia House district. Continue reading
DAILY CALLER: West Virginia Treasurer Riley Moore Announces Run For Congress To Fight ‘Woke Corporate Activism’
Republican West Virginia state treasurer Riley Moore announced Monday that he is running for congress in West Virginia’s 2nd District. Continue reading
Once-obscure investing principles are quickly becoming a political flashpoint that Republicans hope to use to their advantage in the 2024 presidential election. Continue reading
FOX BUSINESS: West Virginia treasurer rips top banks for blacklisting fossil fuels: 'This is what powers the country'
West Virginia Treasurer Riley Moore slammed financial firms for refusing to back coal companies on Fox News Channel's "Fox & Friends" Monday, defending his efforts which would push back against top institutions such as Wells Fargo, Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, J.P. Morgan and BlackRock by refusing to grant them new banking contracts. Continue reading
West Virginia’s treasurer sees his state’s successful effort to cut off financial institutions that “boycott” fossil fuel companies as a prelude to a broader push against what is known as the environmental, social, and governance, or ESG, movement. Continue reading
BREITBART: WV State Treasurer Riley Moore: U.S. Bank Has Reversed Its Anti-Energy Lending Policy — ‘This Is How We Win’
West Virginia State Treasurer Riley Moore barred five banks last week from entering into state banking contracts due to policies they had adopted against financing fossil fuel projects. U.S. Bank — which was originally considered for inclusion on the Restricted Financial Institution List — has now reversed its policy, Moore told Breitbart News on Wednesday. Continue reading
FOX BUSINESS: Republican states are planning an all-out assault on woke banks: 'We won’t do business with you'
Republican state officials are readying plans to punish woke banks which push anti-fossil fuel policies and adhere to so-called environmental, social and governance (ESG) standards. Continue reading
WASHINGTON EXAMINER: West Virginia blacklists five Wall Street giants for 'boycotting' energy companies
West Virginia has taken the dramatic move of deeming five financial institutions ineligible for state banking contracts on the grounds that they “boycott” fossil fuel companies. Continue reading
West Virginia blocked five major Wall Street banks Thursday from doing business with the state for pushing a green agenda, Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG). Continue reading