Stories tagged: drug costs
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 29, 2019, 9:04 p.m.
Threading the needle: Can Washington deliver legislation to curb drug costs amid an impeachment investigation of President Donald Trump?
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 10, 2018, 8:33 a.m.
President Donald Trump makes big promises to reduce prescription drug costs, but his administration is gravitating to relatively modest steps such as letting Medicare patients share in manufacturer rebates.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 29, 2017, 12:24 p.m.
Calling it the opportunity of his lifetime, President Donald Trump’s pick for health secretary pledged Wednesday to help lower drug prices and said he’d carry out the Obama-era health law …
Tue., June 27, 2017, 4:33 p.m.
The Food and Drug Administration said it’s taking steps to boost the number of generic prescription drugs on the market in an effort to make medicines more affordable and to …
Fri., Oct. 9, 2015
Price gouging in the specialty drug market underlines the craziness of the U.S. health care system, which encourages people to take personal responsibility for their well-being but denies them the …