House Democrats Walking Tightrope On Drug Prices For Next Two Years

November 07, 2018
House Democrats promise to take on drug prices when they take control of the House next year, but the actual likelihood of aggressive measures becoming law depends largely on whether they will work with the president on legislation and, if so, whether the president can get Senate Republican leaders in line. However, President Donald Trump is pursuing administrative changes to lower drug prices that don't require Congress' blessing, and congressional Democrats may find themselves walking a fine line between not...

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