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Obamacare layoffs, hiring freezes begin
Breitbart's Big Government, by Wynton Hall

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Posted By:smcchk, 1/7/2013 12:22:00 AM

Obamacare opponents warned that forcing companies employing 50 or more full-time workers to buy healthcare would prompt employers to slash jobs and worker hours. And that’s exactly what’s happening, says one of President Barack Obama’s favorite economists, Mark Zandi of Moody’s Analytics. “It will have a negative impact on job creation” this year, says Mr. Zandi. The Obamacare employer mandate doesn’t go into effect until January 1, 2014, but the government requires businesses to track worker schedules for three to 12 months in advance. That means many employers plan to get a

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I never thought America would be so dumb as to vote for their own destruction - again.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 1/7/2013 12:34:53 AM     (No. 9102416)

Which is worse, the lemmings that re-elected Zippy or the stooges that passed this monstrosity ? Tough choice.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: novakid, 1/7/2013 1:15:51 AM     (No. 9102444)

0bama´s plan is working. Soon we can look forward to being a second Soviet state.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: reddfroge, 1/7/2013 1:16:20 AM     (No. 9102445)

Stryker is the most amazing story in all of this ´mess´....WHY??

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 1/7/2013 1:42:52 AM     (No. 9102463)

#1, actually, the Supreme Court Chief Justice who foisted this unConstitutional mess on us gets my vote for the worst. He had it in his power to kill the whole thing off, and didn´t, to his eternal shame.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: The Advocate, 1/7/2013 1:47:37 AM     (No. 9102465)

What does Obama have on justice Roberts or was he always a traitor?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: JHSMom02, 1/7/2013 1:50:11 AM     (No. 9102468)

I think I´ll go apply for a part time job at Hobby Lobby.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Spidey, 1/7/2013 5:31:56 AM     (No. 9102537)

This law had nothing to do with healthcare,it was a way to "punish the enemies".If you keep in mind that Obama and the left hate people who have a decent standard of living,then it makes sense to strip those people of their financial resources to maintain their lifestyle. Then they self-exclude themselves from the wrath of the law.Ask a unionized worker to kick in their own money to help pay for it and watch the look on their face.

Of course when the liberals pass a scheme like this they expect people to just roll over and comply.Instead of admitting they screwed up,they´ll blame business of being greedy and cheating their employees.

Now you have 1000´s of businesses that have to make gut wrenching decisions on workforce reductions to survive the costs of this idiotic program.

Obama lied about the cost of this to weasel it through congress. They only looked at what it would cost the government anyway,not the cost to people.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: simple simon, 1/7/2013 5:49:25 AM     (No. 9102542)

Hey #7, just to keep it real ( I know you know this...just enlightening the trolls who seem to be frequenting here more often).

Nothing ´costs´ the government anything. It is ALL is a cost to the people.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Trigger2, 1/7/2013 6:08:35 AM     (No. 9102555)

Here´s the lesson: A vote for a demonrat is a vote for self-destruction.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: 3XALADY, 1/7/2013 7:27:58 AM     (No. 9102663)

#8´s post has been in every article about Obamacare, like little rabbit droppings. Would he/she care to let us know what he/she is talking about?

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Reply 11 - Posted by: JimJr, 1/7/2013 12:21:08 PM     (No. 9103260)

And all those "low-information" part-time workers that voted for Barky are in for more fun. Not only are their hours going to get cut to under 30 (assuming they are not fired outright), their taxes have just gone up. The hew-and-cry has already begun, but just wait until the 15th when they all get the shock in their pay check. Hopefully these people will learn that "social justice" = "bending over".

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