Medical Device Tax Might Be Way To Get A Budget Passed

Oct 4, 2013
Originally published on October 4, 2013 5:24 pm

The health care law is partly funded by a tax on medical devices. Republicans and some Democrats from states with medical device companies want to repeal the tax. Leading Democrats say that's not happening if it's meant to scale back Obamacare. But the device tax could be an area of compromise later in a broader budget deal.