Written by Dentistry Today Friday, 11 October 2013 10:31
Manufacturers against a medical-device tax received just the help they needed in their bid to overturn the laws.
Members of the American Dental Association are pushing Congress to repeal the 2.3 percent medical-device tax aspect of the Affordable Care Act. The Americans for Tax Reform and the National Association of Manufacturers also are helping the campaign.
More than two-thirds of dentists belong to their state dental associations, which feed into the ADA. Dentists are also political donors and some are even in Congress.