Hillary Clinton Cheers Biotech at BIO 2014

 

Hillary Clinton at BIO 2014

Hillary Clinton at BIO 2014

Former Secretary of State and first lady Hillary Clinton touched on numerous subjects during her 65 minute visit to San Diego last Wednesday, but was coy about whether she plans to run for president. Clinton touched on issues ranging from reducing invest risk and corporate taxes to empowering women to take leadership positions in the sciences and other industries.

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Will Medtronic’s announcement put pressure on Congress and the administration to overhaul tax laws?

Global headquarter offices of Medtronic, located in Fridley Minnesota. Medtroni

Global headquarter offices of Medtronic, located in Fridley Minnesota. Medtroni

(Reuters) – U.S. medical device maker Medtronic’s plan to buy rival Covidien and move its base to Ireland is a sign that something is wrong with the U.S. tax system, a top Obama administration official said on Tuesday.

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