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Applebee franchisee employees fired over leaked email | nation

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Applebee’s has confirmed that an employee at a Missouri-based franchisee has been fired after he sent an email speculating that high gas prices and the end of pandemic stimulus funds were causing the Force employees to work longer hours for lower wages. “This is an individual’s opinion, not Applebee’s,” Applebee’s chief… Read More »