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What could Congress do about Medtronic’s move overseas?

WASHINGTON — Deals like Medtronic’s planned move to Ireland are becoming more common, and lawmakers in both parties are looking to discourage them.

After acquiring Irish firm Covidien, Medtronic announced plans to move its headquarters to Dublin.
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  • it shouldn’t be retroactive,
  • it shouldn’t be what he considers punitive,
  • and it should be revenue neutral.
Rep. Erik Paulsen