Sens. Joe Donnelly and Susan Collins have proposed a bill that would change the Affordable Care Act’s definition of a full-time employee from working 30 hours per week to 40 hours per week. “The bill will provide important relief from the Affordable Care Act’s mandates to both franchisees and small-business owners across many industries and [...]
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Growth at restaurant chains is reflecting the IFA-reported trend that franchises are growing faster than other businesses, including the 52-unit Baja-inspired chain Costa Vida, which announced plans to double its number of locations in the U.S. and Canada. IFA’s report “shows franchising remains an incredibly strong and resilient business model that generates jobs and economic [...]