Comments for: Wal-Mart pushes Web sales tax as Washington clout grows

Posted July 22, 2012, at 7:11 p.m.
Last modified July 23, 2012, at 5:20 a.m.

In its struggle against surging online retailers such as Amazon.com Inc., Wal-Mart Stores has unleashed a weapon long shunned by Sam Walton: lobbying. On Tuesday, the House Judiciary Committee will hold a hearing on a bill to let states collect sales tax from out-of-state merchants that sell to their residents. …

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