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Apple won't be funding GOP convention due to Trump, report says

Facebook will have a lounge, Google will be live streaming and Microsoft will be providing tech products at the Republican National Convention, but Apple is expected to be absent.
According to Politico, in contrast to past conventions, Apple won’t be providing funding nor tech to the Cleveland event that runs July 18 to 21 because of GOP presumptive nominee Donald Trump.
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Citing Trump’s inflammatory rhetoric, two unnamed sources “familiar with” Apple’s plans told Politico Apple would be sitting this convention out. Apple declined to comment on the matter in an email

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