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Justice: Louisiana Food Stamp Benefits Taken From Welfare Recipients Who Went On Spending Spree At Walmart

The Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) system allows recipients of government food stamps to purchase goods using a digital card with a set spending limit, but for a few hours over the weekend, that limit disappeared for many users visiting Walmart stores in Louisiana.

 

Walmart and local police in Springhill and Mansfield confirmed to CBS affiliate KSLA that officers were called into the stores to help maintain order Saturday as shoppers swept through the aisles at two stores and bought as much as they could carry...

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Walmart: Victim Of A Partisan National Labor Relations Board

Walmart is a company that Big Labor and its allies love to hate. Despite a coordinated media campaign vilifying the company and “hit and run” walk-outs aimed at disrupting operations, Walmart’s 1.3 million employees remain largely beyond Labor’s reach. The projected “nationwide” walk-outs of “thousands of employees” have fizzled. And the fact that Walmart’s new CEO began working for the company in 1984 as a warehouse distribution clerk clearly demonstrates that the unsubstantiated union charge that Walmart workers are trapped in low-level minimum wage jobs is untrue...

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Long Island Wal-Mart Worker Trampled To Death By Black Friday Mob

Wal-Mart worker died early Friday after an "out-of-control" mob of frenzied shoppers smashed through the Long Island store's front doors and trampled him, police said.

The Black Friday stampede plunged the Valley Stream outlet into chaos, knocking several employees to the ground and sending others scurrying atop vending machines to avoid the horde...

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