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Price Controls Will Create an Invisible Graveyard of Americans

The Build Back Better Act will cost lives by devastating the development of future cures.

Christina Herrin December 17, 2021
The WasteWatcher

Build Back Better Act: Not Dead Yet

The $1.75 trillion Build Back Better Act has had a tough week and is on life support.

Elizabeth Wright December 17, 2021
The WasteWatcher

Congress Should Listen to Voters and Reject Drug Price Controls

A message was sent by voters in Virginia, New Jersey, and New York last night.  Is Congress listening?

Elizabeth Wright November 3, 2021
The WasteWatcher

Price Controls Must Not Be Included in Reconciliation

The Biden administration and congressional leaders aim to implement price controls on healthcare. 

Christina Herrin October 28, 2021
The WasteWatcher

What’s Worse than Most Favored Nation – Budget Reconciliation

The Biden administration proposes to recind President Trump's Most Favored Nation Policy.

Elizabeth Wright August 10, 2021
The WasteWatcher

No Government Price Controls to Pay for Biden’s Gargantuan Spending Bill

Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) wants to use price controls in Medicare Part D to pay for President Biden's extravagant spending.

Elizabeth Wright July 21, 2021
The WasteWatcher

No Surprises Act Gets its First Interim Rule

The No Surprises Act was passed last year to stop surprise medical bills but in reality the law will end up causing more problems.

Elizabeth Wright July 9, 2021
The WasteWatcher

Pelosi’s Healthcare Nightmare Is Coming Back

Speaker Pelosi's (D-Calif.) 2019 drug pricing bill was introduced again, with all the horribles it had before but more dangerous.

Elizabeth Wright April 23, 2021
The WasteWatcher

Presidential Executive Orders Will Not Lower Drug Costs

On Friday, July 24, President Trump discussed his four Executive Orders that he claims will lower drug costs. They will not.

Elizabeth Wright July 28, 2020
The WasteWatcher

Wasteful Spending on 340B Keeps Growing and Growing

One of the many programs whose problems seem to have gotten lost during the response to the COVID-19 pandemic is the 340B drug safety-net program.

Elizabeth Wright June 26, 2020
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Union Opposes Rate-Setting to Solve Surprise Medical Billing

An issue that continues to bubble under the surface of the coronavirus pandemic is how to prevent surprise medical billing. 

Elizabeth Wright April 24, 2020
The WasteWatcher

Using the Coronavirus Crisis to Implement Rate Setting is Unseemly

Price control always distorts markets and lead to shortages.

Elizabeth Wright March 19, 2020

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