Wal-Marting California small businesses another way

Hopper, Martyn B.
March 2006
Business Journal Serving Fresno & the Central San Joaquin Valley;3/24/2006, Issue 323534, p23
The article reports on Senate Bill 1414 of California. The main ideas of the bill were adopted from the Wal-Mart bill of Maryland. The bill targets the workers of the small businesses who do not have health care. There are two factors that need to harmonize for the medically uninsured workers to receive health care.


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