TITLE

States bring health-care fight to big business

AUTHOR(S)
Berman, Rick
PUB. DATE
February 2006
SOURCE
DSN Retailing Today;2/6/2006, Vol. 45 Issue 3, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The articles shares the perspectives of the author on the legislation passed by Maryland legislators, which forces retail company Wal-Mart Stores Inc. to spend more on its employees' health care system. According to him, the legislation violates the U.S. Constitution's prohibition against laws targeting single companies. He pointed out that the state's Medicaid program is the reason behind the efforts of the state's legislators in passing the legislation.
ACCESSION #
19759370

 

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