Franchise industry pushes for change to health law's full-time definition

09/18/2013 | Hill, The · MedicalDaily.com · FreeEnterprise.com

More than 300 franchisees from major national chains including McDonald's and Dunkin' Donuts hit Capitol Hill this week to lobby lawmakers on bills that would change the Affordable Care Act's definition of full-time workers from 30 to 40 hours per week. "We didn’t support the bill, but the bill became law. So our job now is to mitigate the most costly, burdensome and onerous aspects of the law for our members," IFA President and CEO Steve Caldeira said.

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