Obamacare 101: Texas Firms Brace For The Employer Mandate

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Mon August 12, 2013

Obamacare 101: Texas Firms Brace For The Employer Mandate

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President Obama has delayed a requirement that employers with 50 or more workers must provide health insurance. But even a year and a half from the deadline, some North Texas companies, especially those with younger, lower-paid workforces, are worried. In the first installment of our series Obamacare 101, reporter/blogger Lauren Silverman looks at two restaurant chains, Dickey's Barbecue and La Duni Latin Cafe. The story's on KERA's new health/science/technology blog, Breakthroughs.
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Running a business like Dickey's Barbecue Pit or La Duni Latin Cafe is about to get more complicated. There are still a lot of unknowns when it comes to the Affordable Care Act (also known as ACA or Obamacare), but there is general consensus that it will have a big impact on businesses.