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  • Cummings launches probe of for-profit schools

    Cummings launches probe of for-profit schools
    Rep. Elijah E. Cummings said Monday he is launching an investigation into the salaries and bonuses paid to the top executives of for-profit colleges, noting that a majority of their revenue comes from students who are receiving federal tuition aid....
  • Convert defense cuts into civilian benefits

    Convert defense cuts into civilian benefits
    Weapons-makers, ideologues and Defense Secretary Leon Panetta are busy whipping up fears in reaction to scheduled reductions in our bloated military budget. Don't be fooled. These cuts will not put our security at risk, though they will cut into profits...
  • Jos. A. Bank shareholders say yes to say on pay

    Shareholders of Jos. A. Bank Clothiers approved the company's executive pay package in a nonbinding "say on pay" vote Friday. During the company's annual meeting, shareholders also re-elected President and CEO R. Neal Black and chairman Robert N....
  • Constellation executives eligible for $36 million in merger-related payouts

    Constellation Energy Group Chief Executive Officer Mayo A. Shattuck III and other top executives of the Baltimore company are eligible to receive more than $36 million in cash severance and equity awards if a proposed merger with Chicago-based Exelon...
  • Maryland regulators to begin reviewing Constellation deal in October

    State energy regulators have scheduled an October start for hearings to consider Constellation Energy Group's deal to sell itself to Chicago-based Exelon Corp. On Tuesday, the Maryland Public Service Commission scheduled evidentiary hearings to begin...
  • CEO pay on the rise again

    CEO pay on the rise again
    The pay cuts didn't last long. Chief executives of publicly traded companies in Maryland and across corporate America saw their compensation rebound in 2010 as profits came back and the stock market recovered much of the ground it lost in the recession....
  • CEO pay: Let them eat golf balls

    CEO pay: Let them eat golf balls
    The latest news on executive pay at publicly traded companies is good — if you happen to be a CEO, that is. Reflecting the national trend, at least 14 highly-paid chief executives of 19 companies surveyed in the Baltimore region saw fatter paychecks...
  • Proxy firm tells Legg shareholders to vote no on CEO pay

    Proxy firm tells Legg shareholders to vote no on CEO pay
    An influential shareholder guidance group is advising Legg Mason investors to vote against the Baltimore company's $5.9 million compensation package for Chairman and CEO Mark R. Fetting. Glass, Lewis & Co., which provides guidance on proxy proposals,...
  • Is an American CEO worth 10 times a British one?

    In Hannah Cho's excellent article on Maryland executive salaries ("On the Rise," July 10), she brings up the ratio of CEO salary to median worker salary. She says "CEOs at the largest U.S. companies made on average 343 times the median worker salary...
  • CEO pay: Where are the women?

    In reference to the article entitled "On the rise," I would like to say that the only CEOs mentioned in the story about rising executive pay are a group of men in suits. Seems to me we are missing a real fact of substance here which is the disparity...
  • Unused sick days add up to big payouts

    A few years into John Butts' superintendent job in DuPage's Lake Park High School District 108, a lucrative perk showed up in his contract: 300 sick days. In an amendment to his contract, the school board signed off on 150 sick days in 2006-07 —...