All 1st District candidates agree: WalMart will impact small businesses
A question about WalMart during a debate of 1st District Candidates for Humboldt County Supervisor prompted unanimous agreement that local businesses will take a hit from the arrival of the retail behemoth.
Annette de Modena said that in addition to lost local dollars, she had issues with how WalMart has treated its employees, especially women.
Rex Bohn said he “feels deeply about the businesses that will be effected” and will shop local.
Cheryl Seidner echoed that citing the loss of local dollars spent at WalMart vs. local business.