Capsules: Health Law Requirements Squeeze Some Part Timers

Now on Kaiser Health News' blog, The Philadelphia Inquirer's Kelly April Tyrrell, working in partnership with Kaiser Health News, reports: "Some school districts and state and local governments are limiting part-time workers’ hours or letting them go to comply with the Affordable Care Act. And it’s not all political. This month in Delaware, which has embraced the health law, officials decided to limit all casual and seasonal employees, including substitute teachers, to fewer than 30 hours a week to save on health insurance. About 376 workers from education, corrections, and homeland security agencies could be affected" (Tyrrell, 10/30). Check out what else is on the blog.

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