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New Congress To Tackle Burning Health Care Issues, Including Drug Prices

[embedded content] Voters ranked health care as the top issue facing the country after the midterms, according to CBS News exit polling. KHN senior correspondent Sarah Jane Tribble joined “Red and Blue” anchor Elaine Quijano to discuss how Republicans and Democrats are responding to the American public’s call to action — with a focus on… Read More »

Trump outlines plan to lower Medicare drug prices to match prices overseas

President Trump outlined a new proposal Thursday to lower Medicare prices for certain drugs by tying them to the prices paid overseas, decrying European “freeloaders” who get lower prices for prescription drugs. “We are taking aim at the global freeloading that forces American consumers to subsidize lower price in foreign countries through higher prices in… Read More »