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Posted: February 21, 2014 at 5:04 a.m.

QUOTE OF THE DAY “Our choice was to cut the hours or give them health care, and we could not afford the latter.” Mayor Dennis Hanwell of Medina, Ohio, one of many cities that have limited the work hours of part-time employees to avoid having to provide them with insurance under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

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