Companies plan massive layoffs as Obamacare becomes reality

Washington Times | Nov 8, 2012

By Kerry Picket

Freedom Works has put together a list of companies that will be laying off employees as a result of President Barack Obama’s health care law:

Welch Allyn

Welch Allyn, a company that manufactures medical diagnostic equipment in central New York, announced in September that they would be laying off 275 employees, or roughly 10% of their workforce over the next three years. One of the major reasons discussed for the layoffs was a proactive response to the Medical Device Tax mandated by the new healthcare law.

Dana Holding Corp.

As recently as a week ago, a global auto parts manufacturing company in Ohio known as Dana Holding Corp., warned their employees of potential layoffs, citing “$24 million over the next six years in additional U.S. health care expenses”.

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One Response to Companies plan massive layoffs as Obamacare becomes reality

  1. mitch says:

    Ohio helped put O-boy in the White House-so if they go down in flames, so be it.

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