HuffPost Headline: ‘Trump Loses Uber Allies’


It’s a start but we’re sticking with Lyft.


Uber CEO Travis Kalanick is resigning from President Donald Trump’s economic advisory council, according to the company.

Kalanick announced the decision in a memo to Uber employees Thursday afternoon, explaining he wanted to distance both himself and the ride-hailing company from the anti-Muslim executive order Trump signed last Friday.

“Joining the group was not meant to be an endorsement of the President or his agenda” Kalanick wrote, in a copy of the memo obtained by The Huffington Post, “but unfortunately it has been misinterpreted to be exactly that.”

One comment

  • February 3, 2017 - 7:53 pm | Permalink

    Nice Deutschland reference, HuffPo. We do love a pun.

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