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From Amazon To Walmart, 2020 Candidates Take On Big Corporations By Name

Bernie Sanders is making a proposal on behalf of Walmart workers to the company's shareholders, another example of a tactic gaining steam this cycle: Calling out big businesses on the campaign trail.

Bernie Sanders may not have his usual adoring crowds at his Wednesday campaign stop. That's because he'll be speaking to Walmart shareholders at their annual meeting.

The Vermont senator and 2020 Democratic presidential candidate will present a proposal aimed at giving workers representation on the company's board, echoing a policy he is reportedly working on. (Elizabeth Warren has released a similar policy.)

On Tuesday afternoon, Sanders released a statement criticizing Walmart for issues beyond worker representation on the board.

"It is time for Walmart to pay all of its workers a living wage, give them a seat

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