• Speaker Pelosi's Drug Pricing Legislation Would Hurt California's Innovation Ecosystem

    1 month ago - By San Diego Biotechnology

    SAN DIEGO-- Biocom-Biocom, the association representing the life science industry of California, issued the following statement in response to a drug pricing proposal unveiled by Speaker Nancy Pelosi and sponsored by Energy & Com......
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  • New Drug Pricing Bill from House Democrat Leadership Threatens to Short-Circuit California Biomedical Innovation

    1 month ago - By San Diego Biotechnology

    WASHINGTON & SAN FRANCISCO & SAN DIEGO-- DrugPricing-California Life Sciences Association Voices Concerns with Speaker Pelosi's Drug Pricing Proposal...
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  • Pelosi, Dems Unveil Price Plan: Are 25 Drugs Enough for Negotiation?

    Pelosi, Dems Unveil Price Plan: Are 25 Drugs Enough for Negotiation?

    1 month ago - By Xconomy

    With the 2020 election just over a year away, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has unveiled the Democratic Party's answer to public discontent over high prescription drug prices. A preview of the plan was leaked last week. Today's announcement doesn't stray far. The new plan would have the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services , which is in charge of the government insurance programs Medicare and Medicaid, negotiate the price of “the bare minimum” of 25 high-priced drugs a year that don't have generic or biosimilar competition. Insulin would also be included. In a press conference...
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