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Trump’s fall from grace won’t just damage his political career. His businesses will suffer too, according to a PR expert.

Trump’s businesses will suffer in the aftermath of his presidency, PR expert Eric Schiffer told Insider. Even prior to the Capitol siege, revenues at his businesses plummeted during the pandemic. “If you’re a brand manager … you’d avoid Trump,” Eric Schiffer added. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. It’s […]
Trump’s fall from grace won’t just damage his political career. His businesses will suffer too, according to a PR expert.
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Dominion is suing Rudy Giuliani, seeking $1.3 billion in damages, after he spread the conspiracy theory that the vote-machine company rigged the election

Dominion Voting Systems filed a lawsuit against Rudy Giuliani on Monday. The suit accuses the lawyer of defamation and is seeking more than $US1.3 billion in damages. Giuliani spread the conspiracy theory that Dominion’s software changed votes in the 2020 election. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Dominion Voting […]
Dominion is suing Rudy Giuliani, seeking $1.3 billion in damages, after he spread the conspiracy theory that the vote-machine company rigged the election
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Dominion Voting Systems is threatening to sue MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell over his ‘false and conspiratorial’ election-fraud claims

MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell, an ally of President Donald Trump, faces “imminent” litigation from the voting-machine company Dominion. Dominion is threatening legal action over Lindell’s claims that it facilitated election fraud – a debunked conspiracy theory. Dominion has sent similar letters to Fox News and Rudy Giuliani and has filed […]
Dominion Voting Systems is threatening to sue MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell over his ‘false and conspiratorial’ election-fraud claims
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From cutting all ties with Trump to pulling political donations, here’s how corporate America has responded to the Capitol insurrection

During the US Capitol insurrection, businesses condemned the rioters. In the days after, they swapped words for concrete action. Some have cut off all political funding, others have severed ties with President Donald Trump. Here’s how social-media giants, banks, retailers, and other firms have reacted. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for […]
From cutting all ties with Trump to pulling political donations, here’s how corporate America has responded to the Capitol insurrection
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Hallmark asks Republican Senators Josh Hawley and Roger Marshall to refund its political donations after they voted against Biden’s certification

Greeting card company Hallmark has asked two Republican senators to return its political donations after they voted against certifying Joe Biden as president on Wednesday. It had donated $US12,000 to Sen. Josh Hawley of Missouri and Sen. Roger Marshall of Kansas during the 2020 election cycle,Popular Information first reported. “The […]
Hallmark asks Republican Senators Josh Hawley and Roger Marshall to refund its political donations after they voted against Biden’s certification
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Google, Facebook, JPMorgan, and Microsoft are pausing all political donations after the Capitol siege. Here’s every company suspending donations to both Democrats and Republicans.

After Wednesday’s Capitol siege, top US firms are suspending political donations. JPMorgan, Google, Facebook, and Microsoft have said they are temporarily stopping all donations to both Democrats and Republicans. Other companies are cutting off donations specifically to GOP lawmakers who objected to certifying Democrat Joe Biden as president-elect. Visit Business […]
Google, Facebook, JPMorgan, and Microsoft are pausing all political donations after the Capitol siege. Here’s every company suspending donations to both Democrats and Republicans.
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Stripe has stopped processing Trump campaign donations after the riots in the Capitol, arguing that the campaign encourages violence

Stripe has stopped processing donations for President Donald Trump’s campaign website, sources told the Wall Street Journal. The campaign violated Stripe’s policies against encouraging violence, the sources said. Just hours before Trump supporters stormed the Capitol Wednesday, the president urged people to object to the election results and “fight” for […]
Stripe has stopped processing Trump campaign donations after the riots in the Capitol, arguing that the campaign encourages violence
Tech

Facebook’s ex-security chief has joined calls for social media platforms to ‘cut off’ Trump after violent mobs stormed the Capitol

Facebook, along with Twitter, should ban President Donald Trump, Alex Stamos, a former Facebook security chief, tweeted Wednesday. After pro-Trump rioters stormed the Capitol, Trump released a video on social media where he spouted baseless claims about election fraud, including that he won in a “landslide.” The platforms removed the […]
Facebook’s ex-security chief has joined calls for social media platforms to ‘cut off’ Trump after violent mobs stormed the Capitol
Markets

The stock market’s near-term fate could be decided by the tight Senate race as stimulus remains in limbo, Morgan Stanley says

With polls increasingly signalling a Biden victory, investors should shift their focus to Senate races, Morgan Stanley said Wednesday. Senate election outcomes “will mean the difference between substantial fiscal expansion and fiscal gridlock,” strategists led by Michael Zezas wrote in a note to clients. Treasurys and West Texas Intermediate crude […]
The stock market’s near-term fate could be decided by the tight Senate race as stimulus remains in limbo, Morgan Stanley says