Tag Archives: Medical Device Excise Tax

Paulsen Cuts Taxes For Penis Pumpmaker; Fails To Support Vaccine Coverage That Seniors Need

Erik Paulsen, the protector of the medical device industry, has a simple strategy for his re-election campaign … a message that combines more jobs and less taxes. “If we want to protect and create more high-paying jobs and if we want to ensure more life-improving and life-saving technologies are available to help patients, we cannot […]

Was Erik Paulsen Duped By Medical Devicemakers Or Is He Promoting Alternative Facts ?

It wasn’t alternative facts when Congressman Tom Price R-GA-06 offered H.R. 4848 “Healthy Inpatient Procedures Act of 2016” or the “HIP Act” … it was greed. Background : Medicare had announced a new regulation – Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement Model. The CJR model’s goal was to give hospitals a financial incentive to work with […]

MN03 MathGuy Problem : $92 Million + $343 Million = The Ugly Truth of the Erik Paulsen Healthcare Plan

Simply stated, Third District “Representative” Erik Paulsen does not like Excise Taxes. He has pending legislation to terminate or reform the excise tax collected from medical device producers (H.R. 184) and craft beers (H.R. 747) and as part of H.R. 1628 the American Health Care Reform Act of 2017 (aka PaulsenInsuranceProtectionAct) , “Representative” Paulsen voted […]

MN02 Jason Lewis Votes To Allow Gender-based Healthcare Pricing

On January 24, a group of Northfield concerned citizens visited the just-opened Burnsville office of Congressional Second District Representative Jason Lewis to discuss the future of healthcare. From the Joan Janusz letter to The Northfield News : Repealing the Affordable Care Act (ACA) also known as ObamaCare, without a replacement is irresponsible. Lewis’ District Director, […]

Erik Paulsen Proves Ted Cruz Is Right

Ted Cruz is under attack in Iowa … on his tax policy stance. Seems that he regularly has to educate reporters on what is wrong with Washington : The current tax code is an artifact of the Washington Cartel – lobbyists and special interests colluding with government to benefit themselves at the expense of taxpayers. […]

A thought-provoking tweet about Angie Craig

In business, have you encountered certain people who just impress you ? Ya know, they seem to grasp problems and offer solutions that make sense. Those people who have earned your respect … you trust them … you know when they say they will get something done, they will. Do you look at those people […]