ATR | Dems Ask for Delay to Obamacare Med Device Tax They Voted for

In a letter  to Majority Leader Harry Reid, 18 Democrat senators and senators-elect have  asked for “a delay in the implementation” of the Obamacare medical device  tax.  Like most of the significant tax increases in Obamacare, the medical  device tax is scheduled to take effect on Jan. 1, 2013, conveniently after the  2012 presidential election.

Each of the 18 Democrat signatories voted for or supported Obamacare in the  first place.  And now they want a sweetheart exemption from one of its most  onerous provisions. Even in Washington DC, that shows a lot of gall.

The signatories to the letter are as follows:

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