Biden: Move On Rx Negotiation, Medicare And ACA Reforms This Year

By Michelle M. Stein, Maya Goldman / April 28, 2021 at 11:21 PM
President Joe Biden said he wants to move on drug price negotiation this year and use savings to shore up the Affordable Care Act beyond a permanent extension of enhanced tax credits included in the American Rescue Plan and expand Medicare coverage benefits. In his speech to Congress Wednesday night (April 28) , Biden also announced that 800,000 people have signed up for ACA coverage through the Special Enrollment Period (SEP). The president pushed for giving Medicare the power to...

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