Reporting on health care in the December 15th Sacramento Bee Bobby Caina Calvan writes:
But the vast majority of small businesses would benefit from the proposals, according to health advocates.
Most small businesses would be exempt from new payroll taxes and other potential penalties levied against larger firms that choose not to offer health coverage to their employees. At the same time, these small businesses could benefit from subsidies and the new exchange by allowing their uninsured workers to buy insurance from the exchange.
But as Heritage scholar John Ligon details, the subsidies and credits in the Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid’s …