President Obama signed a bill (H.R.1624) on October 7, 2015 making an important change to Obamacare that will prevent health insurance premiums for three million people from going up next year. The new law in summary gives the states the ability to decide how to classify businesses 51 to 100 employees. The law permits the states to elect to extend the definition of “small employer” to include employers who employed up to 100 employees during the preceding calendar year. Source: USA Today Got an interesting Fast Fact for a business audience? Please send and share it with our 1,653 subscribers. Click here to subscribe to Read|Delete and receive fast facts delivered weekly. firstname.lastname@example.org | 301.575.0332 | Biz Tek Today You can also connect with Offit Kurman via Facebook,Twitter,Google+,YouTube, and LinkedIn.