Several restaurants are laying off employees, needlessly, as a form of passive aggressive snit in objection to Obamacare. They don’t want to have to give their employees health insurance. I think some of these companies are also known for having opposed Obama in the election, which is their right (corporations are people too, after all!) but this is actually, in my view, a form of voter intimidation large scale. If the mainly fast and medium-speed food industry collaborates tacitly or not to make a certain voting pattern hurt all of their employees, they are creating a class of people who may fee forced to vote against their own interest.
So, you know what to do. You will have to avoid eating in those establishments. Here is a graphic that lists the currently known offenders:
According to Fat Chick in LA, there are some companies that are “good” (for now). They are:
- White Castle
- California Pizza Kitchen
- PF Changs
- T.G.I. Fridays
Click through to FCILA’s tumbler to read the details on the benefits offered by the “good” (for now) companies.