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Feb. 3, 2017

Morning Consult: Conservatives Urge Trump to ‘Terminate’ FTC’s Qualcomm Complaint, by Brendan Bordelon

This post originally appeared in Morning Consult on January 26, 2017.

A coalition of conservative leaders and groups are furious over what they call the Federal Trade Commission’s “midnight complaint “against smartphone chip manufacturer Qualcomm Inc., and they are pushing President Donald Trump to do something about it.

A letter sent to the White House on Thursday by several conservative groups and individuals — including Americans for Tax Reform and the American Conservative Union — asks that President Trump take “immediate steps to terminate” the antitrust complaint.