Microsoft has frozen financing politicians in the US

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Microsoft has frozen financing politicians in the US

08.02.2021 News

Microsoft has frozen donations to American politicians who voted against Joe Biden’s approval as president after the election.

This decision will be valid until 2022.

In addition, Microsoft will not support state-level politicians and organizations that have tried to challenge the election results.

According to Brad Smith, the president of the corporation, in the last four years, 20% of Microsoft’s donations “went to members of Congress who voted against the decision of the Board of Electors.”

For its part, Dow said it would not sponsor senators who voted against the election until six years.

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