Cook Medical Will "Not Give Up" Medical Device Tax Fight  
1/11/2013 8:47:45 AM

The president of Bloomington-based Cook Medical says despite "considerable disappointment" that the fiscal cliff deal did not include a delay in a new medical device tax, the company will continue efforts to lobby lawmakers and the public. Kem Hawkins says the tax will cost Cook $20 million this year and slow down the development of new products.