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McDonald Hopkins Government Strategies Advisory: This Week in Washington — August 28, 2015

Editors Note: With Congress out of session for the August recess, we present an abbreviated “This Week in Washington.” 

Senate to take aim at medical device tax

There is bipartisan support for repeal of the medical device tax. Although the House passed its repeal bill in June, hurdles still remain to get the bill across the finish line in the Senate.

When Congress returns in September it appears that the Senate will finally take a stab at it, but it is unclear exactly when a bill will move, with aides saying only that it will happen “before the end of the year.”

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