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By BOB SALSBERG<
BOSTON (AP) - The industry that makes medical devices from artificial hips to miniature pumps for IV drips is looking for a fallback plan to repeal a widely reviled sales tax that almost met its end in GOP health care legislation.
The 2.3 percent excise, one of several taxes and fees in the Affordable Care Act that pay for expanded insura ...