Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks at the TIME 100 Summit on April 23, 2019 in Original York Metropolis.
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Apple CEO Tim Cook mentioned on Wednesday that america have to total the transition to a Biden administration, and that rioters who participated in an “rise up” in Washington D.C. contain to be held responsible.
“At present time marks a sad and rude chapter in our nation’s history. These accountable for this rise up needs to be held to account, and we have to total the transition to President-elect Biden’s administration. Or now now not it’s especially when they’re challenged that our beliefs matter most,” Cook tweeted.
The comments had been made in a tweet gradual in the day that a professional-Trump mob invaded the U.S. Capitol, forcing Congress to slump court cases to substantiate the election of Joe Biden as president.
The tweet is Cook’s first public commentary on the discontinue consequence of the 2020 presidential election. President Donald Trump has referred to as Cook a pal and the two males contain had an place to begin of verbal change true in the course of the last four years.
Diversified industry leaders contain additionally condemned the violence on Capitol Hill, including JPMorgan Inch CEO Jamie Dimon, Google CEO Sundar Pichai and the Commerce Roundtable, a crew of essential public firms, of which which Apple is a member.