Will raising health care costs for large US corporations help with the unemployment situation in the US?
AT&T alone will spend $1 billion additional in the next year due to Obamacare. Is this going to help people find jobs which Obama CLAIMED was his #1 priority?
Asked By: John - 3/29/2010
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NOPE...there will be more job losses and more job benefits cut and more businesses leaving AMERICA... More
Answered By: zzsleepur - 3/29/2010
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AT&T's claim was $1Billion over 10 years... More
Answered By: Ken - 3/29/2010
w*f? NO! More expenses = More layoffs/higher prices. Outsourcing = Less jobs. Government monopoly over student loan industry = less private sector jobs.
Answered By: U.S.A. NOT U.S.S.A. - 3/29/2010
yeah .. his no 1 priority .. LMAO what a joke this guy is ...
Answered By: Cpt Crash - 3/29/2010
Nope. It will slow any rehiring that might be considered as the economy recovers. It will likely slow any recovery that has begun..
Answered By: Brian - 3/29/2010
the rational response to Obummacare is to get rid of as many US employees as possible.
Answered By: Shovel Ready - 3/29/2010
Oh yessss! Obamacare will have absolutely NO effect on poor Americnas?! Its all FREE didn;t you know?! That is unless you; work for a corporation buy from a corporation sell to a coporation
Answered By: Enzyte Bob 9.0 - 3/29/2010
When AT&T spend a billion it means we as customers get charged a billion more for service.Had to tell which is the bigger joke the Law or the morons who passed it.
Answered By: Jerry - 3/29/2010
Somehow, increasing costs to businesses is the appropriate way to stimulate job growth. Demonrats have little use for logic, they can create jobs from thin air by wishing for them.
Answered By: Fed Up - 3/29/2010
you know it won't the hiring situation if Big US Corporations are going to be spanked with... More
Answered By: Methinks? - 3/29/2010
Did the 30% prememium increase in private health care last year affect unemployment?
Answered By: R - 3/29/2010
Hey! SHUT UP! If the liberals say it'll be good for us, THEN IT'S GOOD for us!!! Liberal constituents must be morons to buy all the lies their representatives feed them
Answered By: Mousey d**g - 3/29/2010
Whose side is Obama on anyways.
Answered By: RoseRed2 - 3/29/2010
so, I guess you think the raising rates of health insurance were great for the economy though... More
Answered By: g - 3/29/2010
Most large corporations were already compliant with the HCR bill - my policy matches pretty well - so it won't likely make any difference. And as for rising costs - we have had rising costs of policies for the last 10 years... More
Answered By: oohhbother - 3/29/2010
Look employers are not going to pick up the whole nickle for health insurance. Hell they don't do that now. It will not effect unemployment. Just of workers will be made to increase profits for stock holders... More
Answered By: Ned - 3/29/2010
Help it RISE, but that's about it... More
Answered By: Still Quazee - 3/29/2010
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