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Hundreds of CEOs are bailing on Trump over DACA, but they need to do more

Hundreds of CEOs are bailing on Trump over DACA, but they need to do more

The massive opposition by business leaders to President Trump’s decision rescinding DACA, the program that protected people brought to this country illegally as children, is another sign that Trump is losing the business community.

But it also shows how far industry still has to go to break with Trump’s policies when they threaten more than businesses’ narrow self-interests.

We’ve been hearing a lot lately about how corporate CEOs are stepping into the void created by the absence of moral leadership from the White House. If that’s really to be the case, they’re going to have to do much more.

Thus far, business leaders’ inclination to take issue only with individual White...

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