Lee Scott statement on the proposed economic recovery package 1/15/09

"Walmart commends President-elect Obama and Congressional leaders for putting forward an economic recovery package that will help provide crucial relief to middle class Americans struggling with an ailing economy. Everyday at Walmart we see first-hand how our customers are under enormous pressure to meet their families’ everyday needs. We encourage our leaders in Washington to act quickly on behalf of working Americans at this critical time."

--Lee Scott, President and CEO, Walmart