Tag: drug costs


Democrats say paid family and medical leave back in bill

November 3, 2021

Via: ABC News

Democrats in the House said Wednesday that paid family and medical leave will be placed back into their $1.75 trillion social and environmental spending bill, reviving a key element of President Joe Biden’s agenda. Democrats had reluctantly dropped a scaled-back […]


Seniors face steep drug costs as Congress stalls on capping Medicare out-of-pockets

December 28, 2020

Via: Fortune

Sharon Clark is able to get her life-sustaining cancer drug, Pomalyst—priced at more than $18,000 for a 28-day supply—only because of the generosity of patient assistance foundations. Clark, 57, a former insurance agent who lives in Bixby, Okla., had to […]