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As pressure mounts, Microsoft hints it may end political giving to Republicans who voted to overturn election

Brad Smith, president of Microsoft Corp., speaks during a meeting in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Friday, May 29, 2020. President Donald Trump unleashed an executive order targeting social media companies like Twitter that have drawn his wrath of late — a move that raised immediate doubts about its constitutionality and whether it would actually deliver its intended punch. Photographer: Erin Schaff/The New York Times/Bloomberg

Microsoft said it will decide by Feb. 15 whether to "suspend further donations" to members of Congress who objected to certifying the Electoral College results on Jan. 6, the day Trump supporters stormed the Capitol.

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