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Canadians are working to stop drug importation; six new MBTA trains were introduced; two of MA's largest insurers merged; and MA was selected to receive a $100K grant for workforce development. Read More
The requirement to disclose list prices in TV ads was blocked; President Trump withdrew his policy to eliminate PBM rebates; & several drug pricing bills were advanced. In MA, PBMs come under scrutiny Read More
Pres Trump plans to issue an executive order on drug pricing. This week the final FY2020 budget is expected to be released; HPC will hold a meeting on its PBM report & there will be a hearing on PBMs. Read More
Gov. Baker filed interim budget; KSA released a report on improving transportation; President Trump expected to issue executive order; and the Senate HELP committee will vote on a healthcare bill Read More
Gov. Charlie Baker delayed paid leave taxes; the MA Prescription Drug Affordability Coalition held an advocacy day; the federal House Ways and Means held a hearing on universal health coverage. Read More