TODAY   |  February 11, 2014

Obamacare mandate delayed for smaller businesses

There is another delay in the requirement for businesses to provide health care coverage to workers. The mandate was supposed to take effect last month, but now employers with 50 to 99 employees won’t have to comply until 2016.

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>>> well, another hiccup this morning on the obamacare front. the obama administration announced monday another delay in the retiremequirement for businesses to provide health care coverage to the employees. companies with 50 to 99 employees, the mandate had already been delayed once before. now the employers will not have to comply until 2016 . congressional republicans criticized the move saying it is an attempt to sidestep the health care law for political gain.