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MDMA Statement on House Jobs Package

Thursday, September 18, 2014  
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MDMA Statement on House Jobs Package

WASHINGTON, DC -- Mark Leahey, President and CEO of the Medical Device Manufacturers Association (MDMA), issued the following statement regarding the passage of H.R. 4, the “Jobs for America Act,” which includes language to repeal the medical device tax:

“MDMA thanks the House of Representatives for working to strengthen medical technology innovation by removing a major roadblock towards developing the cures of tomorrow.

“Repealing the medical device tax not only empowers patients and providers, but will allow America’s innovators to create more high-tech manufacturing jobs that our communities desperately need.”