Wyden Expects Senate To Keep House Medicaid Rebate Measure

By John Wilkerson / February 22, 2021 at 6:39 PM
Senate Finance Committee Chair Ron Wyden (D-OR) said Monday (Feb. 22) that the Senate plans to keep the measure in the House pandemic relief legislation that would remove the cap on Medicaid inflation rebates. The bill passed by the House Energy & Commerce includes the rebate measure to help pay for provisions that increase federal government funding to entice holdout states to expand Medicaid. Drug makers are trying to get the Senate to delay for three years the House bill’s...

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