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Bills Introduced in March: Importation, Cancer Drugs and PBM Transparency By Zachary Brennan - Published 17 March 2017

At least nine US House and Senate bills introduced in March would impact the pharmaceutical industry, including three to allow for more prescription drug imports from Canada, pharmacy benefit management (PBM) transparency and one on cost sharing for cancer medicines.

Categories: News, US, FDA, Biologics and biotechnology, Drugs, Government affairs

Tags: Cummings, Sanders, drug prices, PBMs

Trump Working on ‘New System’ to Increase Drug Competition By Zachary Brennan - Published 07 March 2017

President Donald Trump tweeted Tuesday morning that he’s “working on a new system where there will be competition in the Drug Industry,” though how such a system would work alongside the generic drug and biosimilar competitors, remains to be understood.

Categories: News, US, FDA, Drugs, Government affairs

Tags: Trump, drug prices, Cummings, Sanders, FDA regulations

Senators Investigate Rising Drug Prices as HHS Plans Action By Zachary Brennan - Published 04 November 2015

The fire stoked by rising drug prices is starting to spread through government, particularly as Sens. Susan Collins (R-ME) and Claire McCaskill (D-MO) on Wednesday announced a bipartisan Senate investigation into pharmaceutical price gouging with letters to four companies.

Categories: News, US, DOJ, FDA, FTC, Business Skills, Compliance, Drugs, Government affairs, Regulatory intelligence, Regulatory strategy

Tags: Elijah Cummings, Valeant Pharmaceuticals, drug prices, Senate investigation

Legislators: Abusive Practices Leading to Drug Shortages, Massive Markups By Alexander Gaffney - Published 26 July 2012

Tags: Rockefeller, Cummings, Harkin, Investigation, Legislation, House, Latest News, Drug Shortages, Senate, Congress

FDA Fires Back at Legislative Critics, Blames Manufacturers for Drug Shortages By Alexander Gaffney - Published 25 July 2012

Categories: FDA

Tags: Cummings, Ireland, Issa, Report, House, Latest News, Drug Shortages, Congress

Legislators: To Help Alleviate Drug Shortages, Establish Track and Trace Provisions By Alexander Gaffney - Published 13 June 2012

Tags: User Fee Bills, Rockefeller, Gray Market, Cummings, Track and Trace, Investigation, Legislation, Latest News, Drug Shortages, Serialization, Congress, PDUFA

New Bill Hopes to Curb Drug Shortages, Price Gouging By Alexander Gaffney - Published 23 May 2012

Tags: Gray Market, Cummings, Wholesalers, Pharmacies, Drug Shortage, Latest News, Drug Shortages, pharmaceutical, drug