“Next time I’m in the White House there will be no more dinners, at his request, with Mark Zuckerberg and his wife,” Trump wrote in a statement sent to reporters. “It will be all business!”
Response to Facebooks two year suspension for social media platform
FACEBOOK: “Given the gravity of the circumstances that led to Mr. Trump’s suspension, we believe his actions constituted a severe violation of our rules which merit the highest penalty available under the new enforcement protocols,”
Facebook’ detailed new set of rules to govern public officials on their platform, stating: “Trump posed a serious risk to public safety.”
Trump’s personal meetings with tech executives like Zuckerberg and Twitter’s Jack Dorsey frustrated conservatives who wanted to see the president take a tougher line on big tech companies who were censoring, shadow banning, and de-platforming conservatives.
The former president made it clear he no longer has an interest in working with any of the major big tech CEOs
Trumps statement immediately sparked curiosity from reporters who wondered if his statement confirmed that he planned to run again in 2024.
The former president hosted Zuckerberg for dinner at the White House in October 2019 and also met with Zuckerberg in the Oval Office in September 2019.