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Walmart Statement on the Passage of Comprehensive Immigration Reform in the United States Senate
Thursday, June 27, 2013
Walmart Statement on the Passage of Comprehensive Immigration Reform in the United States Senate16:36 EDT Thursday, June 27, 2013
BENTONVILLE, Ark., June 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- "We applaud the action taken by the Senate in passing this landmark legislation and believe comprehensive immigration reform will have a positive impact on the economy and the customers we serve.
"As the nation's largest employer and a retailer that offers products and services to 140 million customers each week, we are committed to working with all interested parties ? policy makers, employers, and consumers ? to support this reform that is so desperately needed to our immigration system.
"We now encourage members of the House to continue the momentum so we can make comprehensive immigration reform a reality."
- Ivan Zapien, Vice President, Federal Government Relations
SOURCE Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
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