Retail Means Jobs, Retail Means Votes is the theme of the National Retail Federation’s new web page, which tackles issues affecting retailers, such as health care, swipe fees and sales tax fairness.
“With an election largely centered on the economy and jobs, it’s important to make sure America’s 3.6 million retailers and their employees know what’s at stake for the industry,” said National Retail Federation President and CEO Matthew Shay. “Retail supports one in four American jobs, generates a quarter of GDP, and is at the foundation of the consumer-based economy.”
Rather than persuade voters to choose one candidate or another, the non-partisan website aims to educate people on the issues and make their own decision – then vote! Check it out here.