Insulin

Why Insulin Is So Expensive in the U.S.-And What the Inflation Reduction Act Does About It

22 hours ago   |   Time

President Joe Biden signed the Inflation Reduction Act into law this afternoon, with a package that includes sweeping climate and tax initiatives and the biggest change to...
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Medicare Recipients Could Find Drug Cost Relief in Health Bill

7 days ago   |   NY Times

Starting in 2025, Medicare recipients with prescription drug coverage will not have to pay more than $2,000 annually for medications, a significant savings for some.
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Republicans Blasted for Voting Down Insulin Cap After Lamenting High Prices

8 days ago   |   Newsweek

Republican senators who voted against a $35 insulin price cap for private insurers faced criticism for their votes on Monday.
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Despite new inflation package, insulin prices remain 'out of control'

Despite new inflation package, insulin prices remain 'out of control'

8 days ago   |   WGN TV

WASHINGTON - A big focus of the Inflation Reduction Act the Senate approved over the weekend was lowering health care costs, but the provision that would have capped insulin...
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Defector alert: Who crossed party lines in this weekend's voting marathon?

9 days ago   |   Politico

The amendments included efforts on exporting oil to China, expanding Medicaid and a $35 cap on insulin.
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Tyler Kistner and Big Pharma: Birds of a Feather Would Flock Together in DC

9 days ago   |   DCCC

Big Pharma lobbying group sends letter to every Member of Congress directing them to vote against the Inflation Reduction Act. Kistner would side with them if given the...
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Pa. seniors on Medicare will save on insulin, prescription drugs if House passes Senate Inflation Reduction Act

Pa. seniors on Medicare will save on insulin, prescription drugs if House passes Senate Inflation Reduction Act

9 days ago   |   Post Gazette

The budget reconciliation bill also includes a measure that could matter to the roughly 400,000 Pennsylvanians who are covered through the state's health insurance marketplace.
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Republicans cite shaky argument on Senate procedure for killing a $35 cap on insulin in major spending bill

9 days ago   |   Business Insider

Sen. Ron Johnson of Wisconsin. Samuel Corum/Getty Images The GOP removed a $35 monthly cap on insulin prices from a landmark bill that passed the Senate. Senate Republicans who...
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These 43 Republicans Voted Against Capping Insulin Costs

9 days ago   |   Newsweek

Democrats had wanted to include a cap on the cost of insulin at $35 monthly for those with private insurance in the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022.
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Republicans block cap on millions of patients' insulin costs

9 days ago   |   Star Tribune


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