“Walmart deserves some of the blame here, too. They took advantage of the situation (read: mooched) just as badly as any of the customers”
Perhaps they just didn’t want their stores burned down.
Or, they wanted to profit handsomely off of a shopping spree by people who suddenly had unlimited access to other people’s money.
Wal Mart has lobbied heavily for increased food stamp money. They are part of the problem.