A new survey conducted by Fortune shows that around 81.6% of Apple employees support Tim Cooks’ efforts to lobby and connect with President Trump.
Apple, and more specifically Tim Cook have been put under the spotlight for their relation and treatment of President Trump. Tim Cook has seen to take more a friendly and yet firm stance towards President Trump on the arrival of Chinese tariffs that could impact Apple.
As stated by Fortune:
Earlier this month, President Trump visited an Apple Mac Pro factory in Austin Texas, when Apple employees were asked about it, they said this:
Blind, the company behind the survey also says that more than 50% of the people who participated in the survey identify as Apple engineers, the report further noted Apple employees political affiliations.
Some anonymous Apple employees also had these things to say about their thoughts on the situation:
“Tim Cook definitely hates Trump.”
“POTUS is so transparently self centered that any company that placates him publicly is treated favorably, he’s being played like a fiddle, daily”