“Walmart announced that it will raise its minimum wage to $11, hand out bonuses of up to $1,000 and expand its parental and maternity leave policy, partly as a result of the new lower corporate tax rate.
Ivanka Trump tweeted that “America is on a roll,”
Awesome news. MAGA, right? 😉
Except simultaneously, Walmart closed 53 Sams Club stores (which it owns), without warning, laying off all those employees that showed up for work.
Thursday started out well for Walmart. But then things took a turn.