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Ulrich sole councilman who backs Walmart at hearing

Posted by Joe Anuta in City Council, City Offices, District 31, District 32 on February 24, 2011 | 1 Comment

City Councilman Eric Ulrich (R-Ozone Park) fought a lonely battle against a barrage of Walmart criticism in Manhattan last Thursday when the Council held its second hearing on the retail giant’s possible move into the five boroughs. Walmart has been eyeing a site in Brooklyn, and has attempted to sway public opinion in its favor [...]