Representatives from the CEO lobbying group Enterprise Roundtable, the US Chamber of Commerce and the Nationwide Affiliation of Producers, which depend the nation’s largest firms amongst their members, have met on convention calls within the weeks main as much as the election, stated the folks.
And the calls and conversations have not stopped, the folks stated.
These enterprise leaders are conscious that they will impression the peaceable transition of energy however are centered on selecting the best time to interact, stated one of many individuals who requested anonymity as a result of the conversations and calls are personal and in some instances, the assembly invitations are explicitly labeled as “off the document.”
“When you communicate too early, it is empty,” the particular person stated, who prompt that enterprise leaders, labor, clergy and girls can defend democracy in opposition to authoritarianism.
A number of group have issued statements in current days.
“People are arduous at work counting the ballots and tallying the votes. That’s our democratic course of, and it has served us nicely all through our historical past. Producers think about our establishments, and all legitimate ballots have to be counted,” the Nationwide Affiliation of Producers stated in a press release late Thursday.
They issued their assertion early on Election Day to keep away from any notion they have been selecting a aspect if outcomes moved in opposition to Trump, in accordance with one of many individuals who suggested on the timing of the assertion.