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Subject: Re: WMT Redux--Epitome of Shameful Date: 11/19/2012 6:52 PM
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<<A 40-year-old associate who has worked almost half her life now earns $19.53 an hour--a hefty wage for an hourly employee, but also the most she can ever hope for, given that she has already hit the company's cap. "After 19 years in retail, I guess what I make is OK. But if I stay with this company until I retire, I could be making the same wage for the next 25 years." >>



The same kind of thing applies to most union contracts.


Yawn.



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