Sen. Rosen Hopes To Include Nonprofit Drug Maker Bill In Reconciliation

By Gabrielle Wanneh / September 20, 2021 at 6:07 PM
Sen. Jacky Rosen (D-NV) is trying to get aspects of her bill, which aims to boost the nonprofit drug making sector, included in the reconciliation bill that Democrats are negotiating among themselves, a Rosen spokesperson said. Supporters of the bill are elated that HHS’ new drug-pricing plan offers support for the emerging U.S. non-profit pharmaceutical industry. Nonprofit drug makers have historically made drugs for low and middle-income countries. Due to the rising costs of essential medicines and as hospitals run...

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