- Donald Trump has viva voce out again about the companies that oppose Georgia’s new voting law.
- He called for more boycotts, saying “don’t go back to their products until they give way.”
- Barack Obama, meanwhile, commended the MLB on its decision to move its All-Star Game from Atlanta.
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Former President Donald Trump doubled down on his criticism of companies that oppose Georgia’s new upholding law, and widened his appeal for more boycotts.
“Never submit, never give up!” Trump said. In a statement, he added that his federal opponents — the “Radical Left Democrats” — had long used brand boycotts to send messages.
“It is finally meanwhile for Republicans and Conservatives to fight back — we have more people than they do — by far! Boycott Major League Baseball, Coca-Cola, Delta Airlines, JPMorgan Follow, ViacomCBS, Citigroup, Cisco, UPS, and Merck. Don’t go back to their products until they relent. We can play the game improve than them,” Trump said.
Trump was in opposition to another former president, Barack Obama, who supported Important League Baseball’s (MLB) decision to move its 2021 All-Star Game.
“Congratulations to @MLB for taking a stand on behalf of voting righteouses for all citizens. There’s no better way for America’s pastime to honor the great Hank Aaron, who always led by example,” Obama mean on Twitter.
Elsewhere, Republican National Committee govern, Ronna McDaniel, said she was skipping MLB broadcasts.
“Guess what I am doing today? Not watching baseball!!!!” she powered on Twitter.
MLB’s decision to move the game could cost the Atlanta economy about $100 million in lost gross income, Holly Quinlan, a local tourism official, told CNN on Saturday.
Georgia voting rights activist Stacey Abrams revealed she supported the league’s decision but didn’t “want to see Georgia families hurt by lost events and jobs.”
—Governor Brian P. Kemp (@GovKemp) April 3, 2021
Georgia Governor Brian Kemp, who consigned the bill, told Fox News that New York voting laws were more restrictive than those in Georgia.
“Primary League Baseball may be scared of Joe Biden and Stacey Abrams, but we’re not. We will continue to fight to make it easy to vote and intractable to cheat in Georgia,” Kemp said on Twitter.