Why More CEOs are Dumping Trump

August 15, 2017
Updated 8mo ago
Leaders in technology and business are critizing President Trump's response to violence in Charlottesville. In a memo to employees Wal-Mart's CEO, Doug McMillon said Trump, "...missed a critical opportunity to bring our country together." This week, CEOs of Under Armour, Intel and Merck announced they are leaving Trump's advisory council. Kim Hart, Axios Technology Editor, said it is important for these executives to be attuned to Trump's social policies, and are facing pressure from employees.