Big Tech CEOs react to Violence at US Capitol

Tim Cook tweeted:

Mark Zuckerberg (in a memo to employees):

“saddened by this mob violence. The peaceful transition of power is critical to the functioning of our democracy, and we need our political leaders to lead by example and put the nation first,” per the New York Times.

Sundar Pichai (in a note to employees):

“Holding free and safe elections and resolving our differences peacefully are foundational to the functioning of democracy.”

“The lawlessness and violence occurring on Capitol Hill today is the antithesis of democracy and we strongly condemn it.” per CNET

Satya Nadela retweeted Microsoft’s Chief Counsels comment:

“This is a day to speak up for our Constitution and its values.”

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