The news just keeps getting worse for the 99%.
Home-improvement retailer Lowe’s said Monday that it is making the cuts to focus on more profitable locations. The move involves closing 20 stores in 15 states and cutting 1,950 jobs. Before the closures Lowe’s operated 1,725 stores. (source)
The Granite State will lose 3 stores, laying off more than 200 people. In a state with a mere 1,316,470 (source) that’s a fairly one job loss too many.
I call to you to join the 99% at OccupyNH to show the corporate elites such constant job cutting will not be tolerated! Join us at Veterans Park in Manchester to show your support for an economy based on fairness not on greed.
We are the 99% and we will change the world!