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Bill would stop transfer of health costs to workers
The Desert Sun

When it comes to any kind of wholesale changes in government, such as the Affordable Care Act, there are bound to be bumps and glitches along the way. But California has an opportunity right now to fix a loophole in the new law that will cost taxpayers more than they should have to pay.

As it is written, the act allows large corporations to shift their obligation to provide health insurance to employees onto California taxpayers rather than fulfill the obligation themselves.