NOV 09, 2020 | US
Associations Congratulate Biden, Urge Acceptance of Election Results
CEO Update, November 9, 2020
By Walt Williams
Multiple associations issued statements over the weekend congratulating President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris, with some groups urging lawmakers and Americans to accept the voting results and move on.
Victoria Espinel, CEO, BSA | The Software Alliance
“The incoming Administration and Congress have important work ahead as they respond to the pandemic and move forward on economic recovery. That work should include ensuring that everyone can benefit from the digital economy by supporting job creation, expanding access to training and reskilling programs, and investing in research and development. We also hope that the new Administration will focus on creating clear and consistent data privacy and security guidelines, negotiating forward-looking digital trade agreements, and equipping the government with the IT infrastructure it needs to provide services during COVID-19.”
BSA | The Software Alliance (www.bsa.org) is the leading advocate for the global software industry before governments and in the international marketplace. Its members are among the world’s most innovative companies, creating software solutions that help businesses of all sizes in every part of the economy to modernize and grow.
With headquarters in Washington, DC, and operations in more than 30 countries, BSA pioneers compliance programs that promote legal software use and advocates for public policies that foster technology innovation and drive growth in the digital economy.