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Party Leaders, Former St. Jude Exec Lead In Medtech Campaign Donations

This article was originally published in The Gray Sheet

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For the 2015-2016 congressional campaign election cycle, House and Senate party leaders, as well as incumbents sponsoring industry-supported bills, are attracting significant donations. But one of industry's own, former St Jude Medical employee Angie Craig, is making a run as a Democrat for a House seat in Minnesota's 2nd congressional district. She has received the most donations from industry, in particular from her former St Jude colleagues, campaign funding data compiled by The Gray Sheet shows.

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