Walmart Associates Want $15 Per Hour. Instead, They’re Getting New Vests

‘It’s misdirection,' said labor rights group United for Respect

Walmart's new colorful vests are being promoted.
The uniform update was overshadowed by the company's annual shareholder meeting. Walmart

At Walmart’s shareholder meeting last week, Sen. Bernie Sanders presented a proposal on behalf of Walmart associate Cat Davis, asking for hourly employees to be included among the nominees for board seats.

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