As CEOs rush President Trump’s business advisory councils, the City Council’s Progressive Caucus is job on JP Morgan Chase to do the same.
The pierce comes as mixed CEOs have ditched a Trump legislature on production business in the arise of a white supremacist convene in Charlottesville, Va., Saturday. Trump did not reject white supremacists until Monday; on Tuesday he again insisted assault had come from “both sides.” Merck CEO Ken Frazier was first to depart, job it a “matter of personal conscience” to mount against intolerance.
JP Morgan Chase does not have a mark on the production council, but its CEO Jamie Dimon is on a White House business advisory legislature — which the City Council’s on-going wing is job on him to quit, observant they are uneasy “by the many corporate leaders who have continued to mount by the President even as he has upheld policy after policy that run discordant to the values of this country.”
“We are quite endangered given Trump’s disaster to quickly and definitely malign the white supremacist assault in Charlottesville this past week,” the minute reads.
Trump’s production legislature loses some-more members
The organisation also highlighted the bank’s financing of private jail companies, which the legislature members argued are assisting Trump’s bulletin of deporting undocumented immigrants.
The congress called on the bank to leave the business council, issue a matter “denouncing Trump’s anti-immigrant, refugee, and Muslim agenda,” and to stop financing the private jail companies.
JP Morgan Chase didn’t respond to a ask for comment.
Several advocacy groups were also job for JP Morgan to embankment Trump, including the Center for Popular Democracy, Make the Road New York and New York Communities for Change.
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