Before this latest news conference, it had become clear that the man who rammed his auto into a crowd of counter-protesters, killing a woman and injuring dozens of people, had idolized Adolph Hitler long before he joined the white nationalist rally.
After Trump's initial comments in the wake of the deadly Charlottesville protest, blaming the violence "on many sides" without specifically denouncing the white nationalists who were at the center of the clashes, Merck posted a statement on Twitter from Frazier announcing his resignation from the council.
But when asked repeatedly whether this was an act of terror, Trump wouldn't clearly condemn it as such, saying: "You can call it terrorism".
"As CEO of Merck, and as a matter of personal conscience, I feel a responsibility to take a stand against intolerance and extremism", he said in a statement. Head to IBD Stock Checkup for a look at other drug stock leaders.
Howes said both of the advisory councils were on conference calls earlier in the week, including a Tuesday night scramble to put together a call around 11 p.m.
The heads of drugmaker Merck, sports apparel giant Under Armour, tech multinational Intel, the Alliance for American Manufacturing and the largest group of unions in the USA, the AFL-CIO, have all exited Mr Trump's council.
At the group's first meeting in January, Trump shook Frazier's hand after the CEO talked up efforts to bring manufacturing jobs back to the US for a cancer drug.
Trump countered with a tweet less than an hour later - and before his public remarks - that was critical of Frazier, one of the nation's most prominent African-American CEOs.
Donald Trump's promise to turn to America's business leaders for advice and counsel has collapsed.
In February, former UBER CEO Travis Kalanick also quit advising Trump on business matters over the president's proposal to ban travel from seven Muslim countries.
Mr Liveris did release a statement condemning the weekend's violence in Charlottesville and declared at "Dow there is no room for hatred, racism or bigotry".
"Under Armour engages in innovation and sports, not politics", said the sports brand's CEO, Kevin Plank.
The latest to leave is the chief executive of AFL-CIO.
Later Monday, Trump targeted Merck in a second tweet.
Liveris was in January appointed head of the manufacturing council - created to generate manufacturing jobs in the US - and has been a visible presence in the White House.
How can people like Adebayo O. Ogunlesi, a lead director of Goldman Sachs and an infrastructure investor, remain a member of Trump's Strategic and Policy Forum - a role highlighted on Ogunlesi's company biography? Trump has in the past caused drug stocks to drop by threatening to bring prices "way down".
This mission was launched aboard an Atlas V 401 configuration vehicle, which includes a 4-meter extended payload fairing. The Atlas and Delta rockets have launched more than 1,300 missions, according to United Launch Alliance .
Meanwhile, Square Enix continues to support the arcade version by including new characters like Jecht from Final Fantasy X . Dissidia Final Fantasy NT is now out on Japanese arcade machines, but come January will be available on home consoles.
Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick left Trump's economic advisory council in February in response to the president's immigration ban. The president was already under fire for failing to quickly condemn white supremacy after Saturday's Charlottesville rally.
Sister and actress, Raima Sen took to Facebook to share the pictures of the intimate ceremony and it will warm your heart. It was a quickly planned wedding and only close friends and family from both the sides were present at the do.
The first match of the day between Europe's Melissa Reid and Charley Hull and U.S. duo Cristie Kerr and Lexi Thompson was halved . Europe took a 2.5-1.5 edge after the morning foursomes, but it was all U.S.A.in the afternoon fourball matches.
But reports have already claimed that the La Liga club have tabled £118m for Coutinho to test Liverpool's resolve. No news from me because nobody has told me anything different since we last spoke last time about this.
The auto manufacturer reported $0.56 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.43 by $0.13. Market capitalization is calculated by multiplying a company's shares outstanding by the current market price of one share.
The event will be witnessed by Cavaliers superstars LeBron James and Kyrie Irving , if he's still with the team. Celtics co-owner Steve Pagliuca said that Paul Pierce's No. 34 will be retired this upcoming season .
Its down 0.11, from 1.08 in 2016Q3. 809.72 million shares or 0.51% more from 805.63 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. Similar to ROE, ROIC measures how effectively company management is using invested capital to generate company income.
NTSCIU was in particular responsible for the arrest of Yang Feng Glan , a Chinese criminal also dubbed " Queen of Ivory ". The wildlife conservationist was being driven from the airport to his hotel when his taxi was stopped by another vehicle.
Deere Company Stake Acquired By State Street
The stock has a market capitalization of $37.29 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 20.99 and a beta of 0.67. On August 8, Jefferies' Stephen Volkmann reiterated a Hold rating on the stock and has a price target of $125.
IndiGo forced to ground 8 Airbus A320 neo planes
Sixty-one flights have been cancelled on June 27 alone, because of the grounding of these planes, ANI reports. In a statement issued on late Friday evening, IndiGo confirmed grounding of a dozen planes.