"Activist Investors Get More Respect" (News & Insights, June 11, 2007)

"Activist Investors Get More Respect" (News & Analysis, June 11) should have specified that the rate of increase of withdrawn shareholder proposals, from 15% to 22% for annual meetings through May 31, was for resolutions related to corporate governance issues.

An item in The Business Week (June 4) about the immigration debate in Congress mischaracterized a statement by House Democratic Caucus Chairman Rahm Emanuel (D-Ill.). Emanuel said legislation would be difficult to pass without 60 Republican votes, but he did not threaten to block a bill if GOP support was lacking.

The Aging of Abercrombie & Fitch
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