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10 August 2016

Rep. Erik Paulsen Tours Hearing Aid Manufacturing Facility in Bloomington

Watch the KSTP story on Rep. Paulsen’s tour of a hearing aid manufacturing facility in the 3rd District.  You can watch the story here.

From KSTP: Congressman Erik Paulsen was recognized Wednesday for being a champion for hearing aid innovation.

Paulsen toured the ReSound manufacturing facility in Bloomington, which is the U.S. headquarters for GN Hearing and employees about 600 workers.

During the tour, ReSound showed off its smart hearing aids, including a model made for iPhones.

Paulsen was also recognized during the event as a “champion for hearing aid innovation” because he authored a tax cut for medical device manufacturers.

ReSound has a three-year Minnesota Job Skills Partnership with Normandale Community College, which works to provide training for job growth and retention in the Minnesota workforce.