Pro-Trump supporters storm the U.S. Capitol following a rally with President Donald Trump on January 6, 2021 in Washington, DC.
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J.P. Morgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon and other American business leaders called for an end to the violence at the Capitol and asked President Donald Trump and others to step up.
The head of the biggest bank by assets in the U.S. issued a statement condemning the situation in Washington, where thousands of the president’s supporters charged the Capitol and remained there through the afternoon Wednesday.
“I strongly condemn the violence in our nation’s capital. This is not who we are as a people or a country,” Dimon said in a statement. “We…