An executive with Amazon on Friday invited Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to visit the corporation’s facilities after she denounced its treatment of workers, asserting that “Amazon workers have to urinate in bottles & work while on food stamps to meet ‘targets,’ ” citing a Newsweek report from last year..
Dave Clark, Amazon’s senior vice president of worldwide operations, extended the invitation while pushing back on claims about conditions at the company that Ocasio-Cortez had shared on Twitter.
“.@aoc these claims simply aren’t true,” Clark wrote. “We are proud of our jobs with excellent pay ($15 min), benefits from day 1, & lots of other benefits like our Career Choice pre-paid educational programs. Why don’t you come take a tour & see for yourself…we’d love to have you!”
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