In SOTU, Trump To Seek Congress’ Help In Lowering Drug Costs

By Donna Haseley
February 1, 2019 at 4:51 PM
President Donald Trump will ask for Congress’ help in lowering the cost of health and prescription drugs in his State of the Union address next Tuesday (Feb. 5), a senior administration official told reporters Friday. The president will point to bipartisan support for lowering health care prices, the official said. The official declined to say specifically what the president would call on Congress to do, but HHS Secretary Alex Azar on the same day urged Congress to ban drug rebates...

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