10 Stories of Job Loss as Consequences of Obamacare

From The Foundry:

As employers and businesses prepare for Obamacare’s sweeping changes and mandates to begin in 2014, many are already laying off some of their employees. Anevent at Heritage today will discuss the burdens of the law both for small businesses’ ability to hire and grow and individuals’ ability to find jobs. Here are 10 examples of job loss due in whole or part to Obamacare and its consequences:

Medical Device Tax

  1. 1,000 jobs lost: “Stryker Corporation Confirms Obamacare Layoffs.”
  2. 275 jobs lost: “Medical Device Tax Blamed for Welch Allyn Layoffs.”
  3. 100 jobs lost: “Latest Obamacare Casualty: 100 Workers at Smith and Nephew.”

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