Agency: Health law curbs work carrot
Tax credits, employer mandate seen paring job hours by up to 2% in 2017-24
Posted: February 5, 2014 at 5:01 a.m.
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act will reduce the total number of hours Americans work by the equivalent of 2 million full-time jobs in 2017, the Congressional Budget Office said, sparking renewed Republican criticism of the law and a fresh defense from the White House.
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