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San Francisco pension reform threatened by health law battle
San Francisco Examiner

Business leaders are threatening to withdraw their support for several November ballot measures — including Mayor Ed Lee’s pension-reform measure — because of a rift over a proposed change to The City’s health care program.

Business advocates are riled up over Supervisor David Campos’ proposal to change the way hundreds of businesses meet the mandate of The City’s universal health care law because they say it will result in a $50 million hit on businesses and cost jobs.