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  1. #1 Choking on Obamacare 
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    CKE, with more than 3,200 restaurants (Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s), has created 70,000 jobs, 21,000 directly and 49,000 with franchisees. The growth of those numbers will be inhibited by — among many government measures — Obama*care.

    When CKE’s health-care advisers, citing Obamacare’s complexities, opacities and uncertainties, said that it would add between $7.3 million and $35.1 million to the company’s $12 million health-care costs in 2010, Puzder said: I need a number I can plan with. They guessed $18 million — twice what CKE spent last year building new restaurants. Obamacare must mean fewer restaurants.

    And therefore fewer jobs. Each restaurant creates, on average, 25 jobs — and as much as 3.5 times that number of jobs in the community. (CKE spends about $1 billion a year on food and paper products, $175 million on advertising, $33 million on maintenance, etc.)

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    Uncertainty? NO!!!

    PeeLousy herself was comfortable with it, although she opted out of it before "knowing what was in it." DummyRATS all voted for it before knowing what was in it. How could there possibly be any "uncertainty?"
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    Obamacare will kill jobs. It has already killed health benefits for those in the private sector.
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    Quote Originally Posted by RobJohnson View Post
    Obamacare will kill jobs. It has already killed health benefits for those in the private sector.
    This was an evil, evil bill. :mad:
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    Quote Originally Posted by Elspeth View Post
    This was an evil, evil bill. :mad:
    Yeah, but nobody knew until they passed it.:mad:
    Education without values, as useful as it is, seems rather to make man a more clever devil.
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    Quote Originally Posted by AmPat View Post
    Yeah, but nobody knew until they passed it.:mad:
    There is much more to come....
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