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> Medtronic ($MDT) may be among the biggest device companies yet to speak out on the device tax repeal effort. The company issued a statement applauding efforts of the Minnesota legislative delegation to introduce bipartisan legislation to undo the tax. Statement

> A repeal of the 2.3% device tax would benefit companies including Johnson & Johnson ($JNJ), St. Jude Medical ($STJ), Boston Scientific ($BSX), CareFusion and Covidien ($COV), Fitch Ratings concludes. Release

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