Though Not In Skinny Budget, Drug Pricing Expected In Biden’s Full Budget

By John Wilkerson / April 9, 2021 at 12:49 PM
There are no drug pricing measures in the discretionary spending outline that the Biden administration released Friday (April 10), but they are expected to appear in the president’s budget request later this spring that senior administration officials said will include offsets. Drug pricing is expected to be an offset, but administration officials gave no details Friday on what those offsets will be. The proposal released Friday is the so-called skinny budget, which only includes discretionary spending and does not include...

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