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More from Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar
Biden to Tap Defense Production Act to Maximize Vaccine Manufacturing
He wants 100 million shots in in his first 100 days.
Jan 15th, 2021
New Health Care Tech Rules
The rules are intended to get at one of the major problems with electronic health records.
Mar 9th, 2020
Drug Cost Legislation Gets Push from White House
President Trump is backing a compromise bill in the Senate that doesn't give Medicare bargaining authority, but forces drugmakers to pay rebates if they raise prices too high.
Nov 18th, 2019
Proposed Plan Would Cut Drug Prices
The bill would allow Medicare to negotiate with drug companies and cap the out of pocket costs for seniors.
Sep 20th, 2019
Plan Allows Prescription Drugs from Canada
Consumer groups have strongly backed the idea, arguing that it will pressure U.S. drugmakers to reduce their prices.
Jul 31st, 2019
Drug Pricing Bill Advances for Now
The bill would for the first time limit out-of-pocket costs medication costs faced by seniors to $3,100.
Jul 26th, 2019
White House Yanks Drug 'Rebate' Plan
It looks like a defeat for the pharmaceutical industry, which preferred the consumer rebate approach to other ideas that lawmakers are considering.
Jul 11th, 2019
Drug Ads Won't Have to Reveal Prices
Drugmakers had argued that requiring them to disclose list prices amounted to coercion that would violate their free speech rights under the Constitution.
Jul 9th, 2019
Trump Backs Plan to Import Meds
The bill overcame stiff opposition from pharmaceutical companies who claimed importing drugs would lead to risks of counterfeit substances.
May 10th, 2019
Drugmakers Will Have to Reveal Prices
The pricing details are expected to appear in text toward the end of commercials, when potential side effects are being disclosed.
May 8th, 2019
Feds Bust $1.2B Brace Scam
Doctors, telemedicine firms and medical equipment companies were among those charged.
Apr 9th, 2019
Senators Grill Pharma Execs
Some of the companies initially had sought a private meeting, but lawmakers refused and insisted the CEOs appear in public or risk subpoenas.
Feb 26th, 2019