Dems Back Funding Bill Tied To Repeal Of ACA Device Tax

Law360, Washington (October 03, 2013, 8:22 PM ET) -- A group of House Democrats on Thursday came out in favor of a repeal of the Affordable Care Act's controversial medical device tax, saying they would support the measure if Republican lawmakers would agree to pass a bill funding the government through March.

Several members of the so-called New Democrat Coalition appeared at a press conference Thursday alongside a number of GOP lawmakers, saying they would support the repeal of the ACA-mandated 2.3 percent excise on medical devices if it was rolled into a continued resolution...
To view the full article, take a free trial now.
Try Law360 for free for seven days
Already a subscriber? Click here to login

Already have access?

  1. Forgot your password?
  2. Sign In

Get instant access to the one-stop news source for business lawyers