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How's That Obamacare Waiver Workin' Out for Ya?

robby32 Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 12:40 PM
Applebee's, Olive Garden, and Papa John's etc., have just become my favorite places to eat.
Quintus Tullius Cicero Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 12:50 PM
I'm going to miss Twinkies, Ding Dongs, and Sno-Balls.
The Liberal Mind vs Facts Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 12:56 PM
I posted earlier that there is a bright side: 18,500 less union members paying dues to unions sending money to democrat campaigns. But I too will miss those snacks as well.
skywalker58 Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 1:45 PM
Maybe another company can buy the assets and continue making the sweet treats. I guess they can hire the former Hostess employees, but only on the grounds that they don't unionize.
Earl's 4th Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 1:49 PM
Never realized it, but when you say them all together like that, they sound kinda....dirty
Exactly two years ago this week, the Obama administration announced it had issued more than 100 waivers en masse to a select group of companies, unions and other health insurance providers seeking relief from the onerous federal health care law. The Obamacare waiver winner's club now totals 2,000. Where are they now?

Answer: In the same miserable boat as every other unlucky business struggling with the crushing costs and burdens of the mandate.

Among the first and most prominent recipients of the Obamacare waivers for favors were large restaurant chains that provide low-wage, seasonal and part-time workers with low-cost health insurance plans called...