Trump Attacks CEO “Grandstanders” For Resigning From Advisory Council Over His Response To Nazi Terrorism

CNBC reports:

President Donald Trump on Tuesday slammed the three chief executives who recently left his manufacturing council as “grandstanders.” Since Monday, three CEO have stepped down from their advisory roles. Merck’s Ken Frazier did so on Monday morning, followed by Under Armour’s Kevin Plank and Intel’s Brian Krzanich.

Shortly after Trump’s tweet Tuesday, Scott Paul, president of the Alliance for American Manufacturing, also said he would drop out of the council. Paul, head of the group that aims to promote American manufacturing, said, “it’s the right thing for me to do.”