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DOL Delays Requirement that Employers Provide Employees Notice under Affordable Care Act

As a further indication of the yet to be written regulations under the Affordable Care Act (“ACA”), the United States Department of Labor (“DOL”) has announced employers

Supreme Court Approves Obamacare!

President Obama talks with Solicitor General Donald Verrilli to learn of SCOTUS passing heatlh care law
President speaks with Solicitor General Verrilli on the phone to learn that SCOTUS upheld health care law, photo/White House

WASHINGTON — In a 5-4 decision, the United States Supreme Court this morning upheld the legality of the Patients Protection and Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare.

Franchise Business Owners Join Senators to Urge Pro-Growth Policies

Franchisee and franchisor members of the IFA, along with IFA president and CEO Steve Caldeira,  joined with Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY), Senator John Borasso (R-WY) and Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) to call attention to the damage government is inflicting on small business.

Govt Invites Comments on Health Care

Small business owners have until June 17 to comment on the shared responsibility provision of the health care law passed last year.

Obamacare Waiver Handouts Shoot Up

The Obama Administration has now given out 111 waivers to companies for the health care bill passed earlier this year by Democrats, who openly admitted that they hadn't read the lengthy bill before passing it. 

Business Anxiety Growing over Obamacare

The provisions mandated by the new U.S. health care law are causing deepening worry among business owners and executives as their implementation draws closer.

The Franchise Industry Benefits as the Economy Begins Its Recovery

In the midst of an economic crisis, it’s no longer easy to get credit. Americans are beginning to live within their means. Unnecessary expenses are being cut by families and corporations.

Health-Care Debate: Issues for Small Business

Cost tops the list of concerns for small business owners as Congress prepares to debate health-care reform legislation