28 Feb '17, 9am

Policy Points: Boosting the Business Voice Against the Immigration Ban

Policy Points: Boosting the Business Voice Against the Immigration Ban

Demonstrators gather at San Francisco International Airport on Jan. 29 for the second consecutive day of protest against President Donald Trump’s travel restrictions. Similar spontaneous protests erupted at airports across the country. By David Levine The general public’s strong opposition to the oft-called “Muslim travel ban ” was not surprising — but the business community’s reaction was. Companies are typically silent on a presidential executive order that doesn’t directly address business. Not this time . Amazon went on record early, supporting the judicial roll-back of the executive order. In a widely reported effort, nearly 100 famous-name, mostly-tech companies , including Apple and Microsoft, jointly filed an amicus brief against the travel ban. Levi-Strauss and Tesla were also involved in the filing. Y Combinator is supporting the ACLU, whose lawyers successfully ...

Full article: http://www.triplepundit.com/2017/02/business-voice-agains...

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