WalMart Admits Profits Depend Heavily On Corporate Welfare
by Tyler Durden
It appears that Walmart has admitted the potentially severe adverse impact a reduction in food stamp payments could have on its bottom line. This shouldn’t be a surprise to anyone as we have written about this many, many times. Most notably here McDonald’s Math: You Can’t Survive Working for Us. But now, we have further evidence of this disturbing economic trend straight from the horse’s mouth: Walmart. Simply put, Who’s paying for Wal-Mart’s addiction to paying its employees less than a living wage? You are.