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Denny's to charge 5% 'Obamacare surcharge' and cut employee hours to deal with cost of legislation
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[quote:Real list:MV8yMDUyMTI4XzM0NTExNTY0X0YxMzQyQTYx] [quote:Anonymous Coward 26578366:MV8yMDUyMTI4XzM0NTAxNDkzX0Q0NkFFMDhB] [quote:Real list:MV8yMDUyMTI4XzM0NDg3NzUzX0E0REVENjY3] [quote:Anonymous Coward 7061022:MV8yMDUyMTI4XzM0NDg3Njk2Xzc5QzMwN0Qz] It's an excuse to raise prices. If you cut hours under 30, then you don't pay insurance. They are worse than pappa johns. [/quote] That's fine for you as a customer...not so fine if you are the employee having their hours cut. Better he than me... that is a big part of what is wrong with our society today. Selfishness straight up. [/quote] OK then demand they raise prices and go there and buy stuff so the workers can get their health care. Or just buy something and pay more than the bill, Mr. Generosity. [/quote] I would not have to choose between higher prices and employee cuts if not for Obamacare. The Mr ans Mrs generosity are those who voted the liberal back into office ending all chance of stopping O-care and all the misery that it brings. No, I am not generous, not enough to pay for other folks health care. I am selfish enough to want my freedom back [/quote]
President Obama's election victory ensured his Affordable Care Act would remain the centerpiece of his first term in power - but that has left some business owners baulking at the extra cost Obamcare will bring.
Florida based restaurant boss John Metz, who runs approximately 40 Denny's and owns the Hurricane Grill & Wings franchise has decided to offset that by adding a five percent surcharge to customers' bills and will reduce his employees' hours.
With Obamacare due to be fully implemented in January 2014, Metz has justified his move by claiming it is 'the only alternative. I've got to pass on the cost to the customer.'
The fast-food business owner is set to hold meetings at his restaurants in December where he will tell employees, 'that because of Obamacare, we are going to be cutting front-of-the-house employees to under 30 hours, effective immediately.'
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