New Poll Shows 68% of New Yorkers Want Walmart

New Yorkers for Walmart? A new poll commissioned by the big box retailer shows that an overwhelming majority of people in the city would support the retail giant’s move to the five boroughs despite efforts by elected officials to keep them out. The citywide poll showed that 68% of the 600 New Yorkers surveyed would support the megastore in their neighborhood. “Support for Walmart coming to New York City remains firm and committed,” said Doug Schoen, whose group conducted the poll.

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