Collins faces uphill battle to win GOP support for insulin cost bill

Collins faces uphill battle to win GOP support for insulin cost bill

This post was originally published on this siteSen. Susan Collins (R-Maine) is facing an uphill climb as she seeks to win over GOP colleagues for a bipartisan insulin bill ahead of a vote expected next month. Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer on Wednesday said the bill from Collins and Sen....

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Senators unroll bipartisan plan to curb insulin prices

Senators unroll bipartisan plan to curb insulin prices

This post was originally published on this siteThe bill would place a $35 monthly cap on the cost of insulin for patients with private insurance as well as those enrolled in Medicare.

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Warnock presses Schumer to hold vote on bill to lower insulin costs

Warnock presses Schumer to hold vote on bill to lower insulin costs

This post was originally published on this siteSen. Raphael Warnock (D-Ga.) is pressuring Senate Majority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) to hold a vote on legislation to lower the cost of insulin. Warnock faces a tough reelection race this year and has made lowering the cost of insulin a central part...

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What the White House’s actions on medical debt could mean for consumers

What the White House’s actions on medical debt could mean for consumers

This post was originally published on this site The Biden administration announced new measures to ease the financial burden of high medical bills. Here’s how the measures can help and what’s still missing to protect patients. (Image credit: Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images)

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Five parts of the economy where you can see inflation

Five parts of the economy where you can see inflation

This post was originally published on this siteMore Americans might find their dollar isn’t going as far as before under the sting of rising inflation, as price stickers on food, gas and other goods and services skyrocket across the country. Data released by the Labor Department this week found that consumer prices...

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Biden looking to open up Obamacare subsidies to more families

Biden looking to open up Obamacare subsidies to more families

This post was originally published on this siteMore families would be able to access Affordable Care Act subsidies next year, under a rule proposed by the Biden administration Tuesday.

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Obama to return to White House for first time to promote Affordable Care Act

Obama to return to White House for first time to promote Affordable Care Act

This post was originally published on this sitePresident Joe Biden is expected to announce new actions to improve the 2010 Affordable Care Act when former President Barack Obama returns.     

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Congress members from N.Y. want info on contract to run health care for some 9/11 survivors

Congress members from N.Y. want info on contract to run health care for some 9/11 survivors

This post was originally published on this siteHouse members from New York say a probe of a health care program for some 9/11 first responders and survivors shows the program “consistently struggled.”

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The report card is in: All 50 states can do more to help schools confront youth mental health crisis

The report card is in: All 50 states can do more to help schools confront youth mental health crisis

This post was originally published on this siteA new report card from the Hopeful Futures Campaign grades all 50 states on how well they’re supporting students’ mental health amid COVID-19.     

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