Trader Joe’s will drop healthcare coverage to part-time workers thanks to Obamacare Austin Petersen September 12, 2013 Economics of Liberty 749 Share14K +127 Tweet203 Pin1 Share3 Share Reddit15 Stumble EmailShares 14K Thanks Obama! Trader Joe’s offered health care care coverage to many of it’s part-time employees for years, until Obamacare came along. Now workers who log less than 30 hours a week will have to find their own insurance, according to a memo leaked from the CEO. Dan Bane said Trader Joe’s will cut part-timers a check for $500 in January to help them find a new plan under Obamacare. Full time workers will still be able to maintain their coverage. Share14K +127 Tweet203 Pin1 Share3 Share Reddit15 Stumble EmailShares 14K Iraq War Veteran arrested by cops who didn’t like his dogCity residents being fined for parking in their own driveway!About The AuthorAustin PetersenFounder Austin Petersen is the founder of The Libertarian Republic, as well as the CEO of Stonegait LLC. Formerly an Associate Producer for Judge Andrew Napolitano's show "Freedom Watch", on the Fox Business Network. Austin was referred to by the Judge as "The right side of my brain". He built Judge Napolitano's social networks with over 700,000 fans and millions of clicks a month. Austin graduated from Missouri State University. He has written and produced award winning plays and videos, and previously worked for the Libertarian National Committee and the Atlas Economic Research Foundation. 2 Responses Guest January 17, 2014 So another large corporation chooses to subsidize there profits with government money, i.e. taxpayers money. As usual taxpayers suffer. michaelament January 17, 2014 So another large corporation chooses to subsidize their profits with government money, i.e. taxpayers money. As usual taxpayers suffer.