'They only want to offer us nickels and dimes': CVS workers demand better pay and staffing

Hundreds of CVS workers are fighting for a new contract after facing abuse, understaffing, and low pay throughout the pandemic. CVS made over $7 billion in profits in 2020 and has offered workers a five cent raise.

CVS reported a profit of more than $7bn in 2020 and posted a $2.8bn profit in the second quarter of 2021. CVS is ranked the eighth largest retailer in the US based on 2020 sales and its parent company, CVS Health, is the fourth largest corporation in the US by revenue.

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