Part 2 of Reporter Doug Sovern’s KCBS Cover Story Series – Healthy San Francisco
SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) – San Francisco authorities said they will not press charges against one of the restaurants suspected of defrauding customers and depriving employees of health care.
But other restaurants are still on the hook and the controversy is triggering debate over what many call a confusing health care law, Healthy San Francisco.
The story headlines screamed scandal: restaurants charging customers extra to comply with Healthy San Francisco, but then not spending that surcharge on their workers’ health care.
But Brad Levy, chef-owner of Firefly in Noe Valley, said it’s not that simple.