Sanders says Democrats’ prescription drug reform bill is ‘weak’

Sanders says Democrats’ prescription drug reform bill is ‘weak’

This post was originally published on this siteSenate Budget Committee Chairman Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) said Tuesday that the prescription drug reform proposal that Democrats plan to move under special budget reconciliation rules is “weak,” noting it covers a limited number of drugs and doesn’t substantially take effect until 2026. Sanders...

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CVS, Rite Aid ration emergency contraceptives after demand spikes

CVS, Rite Aid ration emergency contraceptives after demand spikes

This post was originally published on this siteThe retailers place purchase caps on Plan B and other pills just days after the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade.

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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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