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Restaurants add health care surcharge to tab

Posted By admin On February 22, 2014 @ 8:17 am In Featured Stories,Money Watch,Tile | Comments Disabled

Kumasi Aaron
News4Jax [1]
February 22, 2014

If you dine out at any of the Gator’s Dockside restaurants in Jacksonville, you may notice a little extra added to your bill.

The chain of restaurants is adding a 1 percent surcharge to their checks, asking customers to help pay for health insurance it will be required to provide for employees under the Affordable Care Act.

The owners say the alternative would be cutting employee hours.

Glenda Thomas, who visits Gator’s Dockside on 103rd Street for the oysters, good service and nice people says it’s a small price to pay.

Full story here.


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[2] Denny’s to charge 5% ‘Obamacare surcharge’ and cut employee hours to deal with cost of legislation: http://www.prisonplanet.com/dennys-to-charge-5-obamacare-surcharge-and-cut-employee-hours-to-deal-with-cost-of-legislation.html

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[4] Unappetizing: Restaurant adds 3% Obamacare surcharge to every bill: http://www.prisonplanet.com/unappetizing-restaurant-adds-3-obamacare-surcharge-to-every-bill.html

[5] High court health care decision expected next week: http://www.prisonplanet.com/high-court-health-care-decision-expected-next-week.html

[6] Paul: Obama health care more fascism than socialism: http://www.prisonplanet.com/paul-obama-health-care-more-fascism-than-socialism.html

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