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2009 Executive Compensation Proxy Chart

These days, everyone is talking about the stratospheric salaries made by company CEOs. Shareholders are doing something about it. If you own stock in one of the companies listed below, be sure to vote your proxies in favor of giving shareholders a "say on pay."

(For linked companies, click through to our Responsible Shopper to learn more about the company's record on social and environmental issues. Thanks to ICCR for the data in this chart.)

Abbott Laboratories Adopt a policy providing shareholderswith the opportunity to vote on ratification of executive officer compensation at annual meetings*
Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. *same resolution
Coca-Cola *same resolution
Colgate-Palmolive *same resolution
CVS *same resolution
EMC *same resolution
ExxonMobil *same resolution
Entergy Update, April 2009: This resolution has been withdrawn by the filer as part of the dialogue with the company. Withdrawn resolutions typically signal that a company has agreed to address the concern expressed in the resolution. If progress is not made by the company, the shareholder filer can re-file the resolution.
General Electric *same resolution
Honeywell International Inc. *same resolution
Valero Energy Corporation *same resolution


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