What you need to know
- Tim Cook wrote a letter to President Joe Biden.
- The letter applauded the president's decision to extend the DACA program.
Today, Apple CEO Tim Cook penned a letter to President Joe Biden lauding his Executive Order to protect the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program commonly referred to as DACA. Cook penned the letter on behalf of Business Roundtable, an association of chief executive officers from some of America's leading companies like Apple, Walmart, Best Buy, General Motors, and Johnson & Johnson.
When Biden took office, he also ended the travel ban from mostly Muslim countries. Cook has applauded this effort as well, saying that it would "strengthen American communities and the pathways to opportunity this country has long fostered."
In his letter, Cook stresses the importance of Dreamers, saying that they are "people who represent the best of our country – a place where individuals, in all our diversity, can come together to realize the American Dream and build a better future for the next generation." You can read the full letter from Tim Cook to President Joe Biden below:
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Joe Wituschek is a Contributor at iMore. With over ten years in the technology industry, one of them being at Apple, Joe now covers the company for the website. In addition to covering breaking news, Joe also writes editorials and reviews for a range of products. He fell in love with Apple products when he got an iPod nano for Christmas almost twenty years ago. Despite being considered a "heavy" user, he has always preferred the consumer-focused products like the MacBook Air, iPad mini, and iPhone 13 mini. He will fight to the death to keep a mini iPhone in the lineup. In his free time, Joe enjoys video games, movies, photography, running, and basically everything outdoors.