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Joe Donnelly
Another attempt at Obamacare 'reform' blows up
Another attempt at Obamacare 'reform' blows up

It's encouraging to see critics actually trying to fix what they see as flaws in the Affordable Care Act-- and disappointing when they do it so ineptly that they make the problem they're addressing much worse. That's what's happened with the proposed Save American Workers Act, introduced late last year by Rep. Todd Young (R-Ind.) Young's target was the healthcare law's provision that defines full-time work as 30 hours a week. That's the threshold at which employees have to be offered healthcare by large employers. Young's contention is that the provision was prompting big employers to cut workers' hours to 29 a week because the firms would...