Obama visits Silicon Valley Wal-Mart to tout solar, but low wages stir protesters – Silicon Valley Business Journal

Vicki Thompson

President Barack Obama Friday visited a Wal-Mart store in Mountain View to tout the location’s use of solar energy. But activists protesting at the event sought to draw attention to Wal-Mart Stores Inc.’s pay policies and other energy issues like the proposed XL pipeline that would bring crude oil south from Canada…

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