RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - (Opinion) It’s hard to ignore the most recent announcement from Toyota in the U.S.:
” At this time, we have decided to stop contributing to those members of Congress who contested the certification of certain states in the 2020 election.”
Wow! That’s a major detour for a company that soon after the January 6th insurrection had put out a squeamish statement saying that GOP members who voted against Electoral College certification “might not” be included in the usual largess of Toyota’s political contributions.
It was almost a fiscal slap on the wrist but . . .