Denny's to charge 5% 'Obamacare surcharge' and cut employee hours to deal with cost of legislationSubmitted by emalvini on Thu, 11/15/2012 - 14:45
Denny's to charge 5% 'Obamacare surcharge' and cut employee hours to deal with cost of legislation
By JAMES NYE
PUBLISHED: 00:59 EST, 15 November 2012 | UPDATED: 01:33 EST.
President Obama's election victory ensured his Affordable Care Act would remain the centerpiece of his first term in power - but that has left some business owners baulking at the extra cost Obamcare will bring.
Florida based restaurant boss John Metz, who runs approximately 40 Denny's and owns the Hurricane Grill & Wings franchise has decided to offset that by adding a five percent surcharge to customers' bills and will reduce his employees' hours.