Janet Sparks, a Walmart Associate, Wants to Talk to You About CEO Pay

November 14, 2013

I’ve worked at Walmart in Baker, La., for eight years, and I’ve been a Walmart shareholder since I started. Times are tough for Walmart customers, but I want you to know that times are tough for many Walmart associates, too. We are stretching our paychecks to pay our bills and support our families. Many of us are not getting as many hours as we used to and that makes it even harder. Now the new associates in my store are not even hired as permanent employees. They are hired as temps with no benefits—not even a discount card.

Previous Article
Time's Running Out for Congress to Act on Vital Issues
Time's Running Out for Congress to Act on Vital Issues

With the end of the legislative session looming, here’s a look at some of the...

Next Article
Something Smells. The Latest 'Stink' Tank Network Brought to You by the Koch Brothers
Something Smells. The Latest 'Stink' Tank Network Brought to You by the Koch Brothers

"Independent," "nonpartisan"...don't make us laugh. You may have heard of the State...