• Did Walmart Lay Off 100,000 Employees, Close 250 Sam's Club Stores After Donald Trump's Tax Cuts?

    One year ago - By Business 2 Community

    While employees of Sam's Club learned that dozens of the company's stores were closing, a meme from a partisan Facebook page exaggerated the numbers involved. There is no truth that Walmart would be closing 250 Sam's Club warehouses resulting in 100,000 workers losing their jobs.
    The correct number of stores affected is 63 and the number of workers involved is around 10,000 .
    Where did the meme with the false information about those hurt by layoffs originate?
    Facebook page Being Liberal to posted the meme with the message: “Dear Trump voters. Are you tired of winning yet?” - a reference to...
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