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USA: Sanders demands higher wages for Walmart employees

United States, Rogers
June 05, 2019 at 23:59 GMT +00:00 · Published

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders arrived in Rogers on Wednesday, to support US multinational retail corporation Walmart workers' demand for higher wages and to attend Walmart's shareholder meeting.

"Today we are here to fight for the dignity of Walmart employees, to make sure that every employee at Walmart has at least a living wage," stressed Sanders, speaking in front of his supporters.

Sanders made proposals to Walmart executive to raise employees' minimum wage to $15 (€13) per hour as well as to include them into company's board.

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Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders arrived in Rogers on Wednesday, to support US multinational retail corporation Walmart workers' demand for higher wages and to attend Walmart's shareholder meeting.

"Today we are here to fight for the dignity of Walmart employees, to make sure that every employee at Walmart has at least a living wage," stressed Sanders, speaking in front of his supporters.

Sanders made proposals to Walmart executive to raise employees' minimum wage to $15 (€13) per hour as well as to include them into company's board.

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