Conversation with America http://kplu.org en Put down coffee, pick up phone says Starbucks CEO http://kplu.org/post/put-down-coffee-pick-phone-says-starbucks-ceo <p>Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz has been in a letter writing mood lately and that&rsquo;s earned him lots of supporters&nbsp;to his political cause.</p><p>A few weeks ago, Schultz asked fellow CEOs to join him in freezing campaign contributions to politicians until they end what he calls their &ldquo;hyper-partisan&rdquo; behavior. Now he wants to talk to the rest of America.</p><p> Mon, 05 Sep 2011 14:00:00 +0000 Vanessa Romo 2535 at http://kplu.org Put down coffee, pick up phone says Starbucks CEO