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"Unfortunately, and in order to absorb this cost burden into our business, this has meant less than 100 positions have been made redundant across various departmental functions in our Tennessee and Massachusetts sites," the statement read.

OK I'll bite. :<)

How the hell does a tax cause a position to become "redundant"?

Sounds to me like a company that just wants to squeeze it's peon employees a little harder (something most companies have been doing for the last 30 or 40 years anyway) and sees a convenient scapegoat in Obamacare.

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