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People Are Calling To Boycott Home Depot After Its Co-Founder Said He Was Voting For Trump And Encouraged Others To Do The Same

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* People on social media are calling for a boycott of Home Depot after its co-founder pledged his support for President Trump in the upcoming 2020 election.

* In a Friday opinion article in Fox News, Home Depot co-founder Bernie Marcus explained why he was supporting a second term for President Trump and why other Americans should do similarly.

* Marcus donated $7 million to Trump during the 2016 campaign, data from the Center for Responsive Politics showed.

* “Bernie retired from The Home Depot about 20 years ago and does not speak on behalf of the company,” a Home Depot spokesperson told Business Insider. “The Home Depot does not give money to presidential campaigns or endorse presidential candidates.”

Angry shoppers are once again calling for a boycott of Home Depot after its co-founder announced his support for President Trump in the 2020 election.

In a Friday opinion article in Fox News, Home Depot co-founder Bernie Marcus explained why he was supporting a second term for President Trump and why other Americans should do similarly. In the wake of the article, people took to Twitter t… (Read more)

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