(FILES) This file photo taken on February 03, 2017 shows Ginni Rometty (L), CEO of IBM, Indra Nooyi (2ndL), CEO of Pepsi Co., Stephen A. Schwarzman (3rdL), CEO of Blackstone Group, Mary Barra (3rdR), CEO of General Motors, Gary Cohn (2ndR), President of Goldman Sachs, and Doug McMillon (R), CEO of Walmart, listing as US President Donald Trump speaks during the beginning of a policy and strategy forum with executives at the White House February 3, 2017 in Washington, DC. Trump announced Wednesday he was scrapping two business advisory councils in the wake of several high-profile resignations in protest over his comments on a white supremacist rally in Virginia that turned violent. The CEOs of Merck, Intel and Under Armour were among those who quit the forums following Trump's comments about Saturday's violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.
(FILES) This file photo taken on February 03, 2017 shows Ginni Rometty (L), CEO of IBM, Indra Nooyi (2ndL), CEO of Pepsi Co., Stephen A. Schwarzman (3rdL), CEO of Blackstone Group, Mary Barra (3rdR), CEO of General Motors, Gary Cohn (2ndR), President of Goldman Sachs, and Doug McMillon (R), CEO of Walmart, listing as US President Donald Trump speaks during the beginning of a policy and strategy forum with executives at the White House February 3, 2017 in Washington, DC. Trump announced Wednesday he was scrapping two business advisory councils in the wake of several high-profile resignations in protest over his comments on a white supremacist rally in Virginia that turned violent. The CEOs of Merck, Intel and Under Armour were among those who quit the forums following Trump's comments about Saturday's violence in Charlottesville, Virginia. BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI AFP/Getty Images
(FILES) This file photo taken on February 03, 2017 shows Ginni Rometty (L), CEO of IBM, Indra Nooyi (2ndL), CEO of Pepsi Co., Stephen A. Schwarzman (3rdL), CEO of Blackstone Group, Mary Barra (3rdR), CEO of General Motors, Gary Cohn (2ndR), President of Goldman Sachs, and Doug McMillon (R), CEO of Walmart, listing as US President Donald Trump speaks during the beginning of a policy and strategy forum with executives at the White House February 3, 2017 in Washington, DC. Trump announced Wednesday he was scrapping two business advisory councils in the wake of several high-profile resignations in protest over his comments on a white supremacist rally in Virginia that turned violent. The CEOs of Merck, Intel and Under Armour were among those who quit the forums following Trump's comments about Saturday's violence in Charlottesville, Virginia. BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI AFP/Getty Images

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