Appearing Tuesday on the Fox Business Network, West Virginia Treasurer Riley Moore (R) predicted that more Republican-led states will soon push back against Environmental, Social, and Corporate Governance (ESG) policies from the private sector.
A transcript is as follows:
STUART VARNEY: You’re really pushing back strong on ESG. Do you know if any other state will join you?
RILEY MOORE: Yes, I do. We have several other states that have passed similar legislation. I think we’re going to see Texas have their list come out this year. Oklahoma, Kentucky, Tennessee have passed similar legislation as well. We’re just the first one out of the gate. We’re proud to lead this fight.
On Thursday, Moore barred five top Wall Street firms from