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House Dems urge medical device tax repeal

May 11, 2015 by Brad Perriello

A crop of 18 Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives urge leadership to call a vote on a bill that would repeal the medical device tax.

House Dems urge medical device tax repeal

A group of 1st- or 2nd-term Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives urged their leadership to book a vote this month on a bill that would repeal the medical device tax.

Senate health panel mulls medical device tax

April 23, 2015 by Brad Perriello

A subcommittee of the U.S. Senate's powerful Finance Committee holds a hearing on the medical device tax.

Senate health panel mulls medical device tax

A U.S. Senate subcommittee today held a hearing on the medical device tax featuring testimony about its deleterious effects from industry and patient advocates.

House Democrats float another medical device tax repeal bid

April 20, 2015 by Brad Perriello

House Democrats float another bid to repeal the medical device tax, mirroring a similar Senate bill that would replace the revenues by closing tax loopholes for the energy industry.

House Democrats float another medical device tax repeal bid

House Democrats last month introduced yet another bill that would do away with the medical device tax enacted as part of Obamacare.

Senate preps for medical device tax hearings

April 10, 2015 by Brad Perriello

The U.S. Senate's Finance Committee preps for hearings on repealing Obamacare's medical device tax.

Senate preps for medical device tax hearings

The powerful finance committee in the U.S. Senate is preparing to hold hearings on repealing the medical device tax, starting with the healthcare subcommittee chaired by Sen. Pat Toomey (R-Penn.).

Frosh reps push Boehner on medical device tax repeal

April 1, 2015 by Brad Perriello

A bipartisan group of freshman legislators pushes U.S. House speaker Rep. John Boehner to fast-track a vote on repealing the medical device tax.

Frosh reps push Boehner on medical device tax repeal

A group of 41 freshman legislators from 27 states yesterday urged U.S. House speaker Rep. John Boehner (R-Ohio) to fast-track a vote on repealing the medical device tax this month.

New bid to repeal medical device tax includes energy 'pay-for'

March 25, 2015 by Brad Perriello

Sen. Ed Markey (D-Mass.) introduces a new bill to repeal the medical device tax that would cover the estimated $29 billion lost tax revenue by eliminating tax loopholes for oil and gas companies.

Markey's medical device tax repeal bid includes energy 'pay-for'

The junior senator from Massachusetts, Sen. Ed Markey (D.-Mass), wants to eliminate the medical device tax and replace the lost revenue by eliminating tax loopholes for the energy industry.

Senate Republican budget includes medical device tax repeal

March 19, 2015 by Brad Perriello

The draft budget proposal from Republicans in the U.S. Senate includes language that would repeal the medical device tax.

Senate Republican budget includes medical device tax repeal

Republicans in the U.S. Senate, hoping to pass the 1st budget since 2013, released a budget proposal yesterday that includes language to repeal the 2.3% medical device tax enacted as part of President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act.