CEOs fire staff who stormed the Capitol after social-media posts – Business Insider

Some rioters who stormed the US Capitol on Wednesday have been fired after posting pictures and videos on social media.

Goosehead Insurance tweeted that its associate general counsel was no longer employed after posting on Instagram that he had been tear-gassed at the Capitol.

A real-estate agent in Chicago was fired after posting a picture on Facebook of her celebrating after the insurrection with a glass of Champagne.

A former Republican state lawmaker, a Chicago tech CEO, and an employee from a Maryland marketing company were also among those to be terminated.

CEOs fire staff who stormed the Capitol after social-media posts – Business Insider