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Banks Halt Political Donations After Pro-Trump Mob Storms Capitol: Live Updates

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Here’s what you need to know: JPMorgan Chase is halting all political donations from its PAC for six months.Credit…Justin Lane/EPA, via ShutterstockBig businesses often donate to both political parties and say their support is tied to narrow issues of specific interest to their industries. That practice became increasingly fraught last week, after a pro-Trump mob stormed the Capitol and some Republican lawmakers tried to overturn Joseph R. Biden Jr.’s win in the presidential election.A flurry of companies have since reviewed political giving via their corporate political action committees, according to the DealBook newsletter:Morgan …

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