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Here are the advertisers leaving Tucker Carlson

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Fox News host Tucker Carlson is losing advertisers after a highly controversial statement on his show last Thursday.

While talking about immigration at his show Tucker Carlson Tonight, he explained that immigrants are making the United States “dirtier.”

“We have a moral obligation to admit the world’s poor, they tell us, even if it makes our own country poorer and dirtier and more divided,” he said.

He then continues to explain that “The left says we have a moral obligation to admit the world’s poor.”

“That’s what we said. It’s true… But precisely because it is so obviously true, saying it out loud is a threat.”

After the show last Thursday, Carlson’s statements stirred reactions on social media and a big backlash with several brands now announcing that they no longer will support his show.

At least 14 advertisers have decided that they no longer want to advertise on Tucker Carlson Tonight, and the number of companies dropping of the show is expected to grow.

The advertisers that no longer will support Tucker Carlson Tonight

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1. Minted

Minted, an online design marketplace, said in a tweet Monday night it has “permanently discontinued advertising on this particular program.”

They also said that they don’t agree with Carlson’s comments since they are “not consistent with the values we hold.” 

2. Pacific Life

Pacific Life tweeted that they don’t agree with Carlson’s comments and that they will stop advertising on his show.

3. NerdWallet

NerdWallet said that it “pulled its advertising and will be reevaluating any ongoing advertising on this program,” in a statement to NBC News

4. Bowflex

“We can confirm that Nautilus, Inc., parent company for Bowflex, has pulled its ads from the Tucker Carlson Tonight show,” Bowflex said in a statement to HuffPost.

“We have requested that Fox News remove our ads from airing in conjunction with Tucker Carlson Tonight in the future. Aside from our decision to remove our ads from his show, we have no other association or affiliation with Mr. Carlson.” They added.

5. Voya Financial

 

Other companies that won’t support Tucker Carlson

6. SmileDirectClub

7. Indeed

8. Ancestry

9. Land Rover

10. Zenni Optical

11. IHOP

12. Just For Men

13. United Explorer credit card

14. ScotteVest

15. TD Ameritrade

16. CareerBuilder

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