Schwarzman-led CEO council disbands after uproar over Trump and Charlottesville

Donald Trump, Stephen Schwarzman, Blackstone Group, private equity, Charlottesville
  • CEO forum advised White House, led by Blackstone chairman
  • Members decided to disband after Trump Charlottesville remarks
  • After initial fanfare, advisory councils hadn’t met in months
A White House advisory council led by Blackstone Group’s Stephen Schwarzman has disbanded in the wake of President Donald Trump’s widely criticized response to white supremacist violence in Charlottesville, Virginia. In a statement, members of the President’s Strategic and Policy Forum ...

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