Medicare

Some Medicare recipients spend more than $10,000 a year on lifesaving medication. That could change.
Medicare negotiations for lower prescription prices have become the cornerstone of a new domestic policy bill.
The narrow opinion for a unanimous court blocked a prescription drug reimbursement change without striking at the federal regulatory state.
The case for prescription drug reform may be even stronger than it was before.
It's also a test case of how aggressively he's willing to use executive authority.
"You probably won't read something this stupid for the rest of the day," one Twitter user warned.
"If the shots were given away for free because they’re life-saving, why isn’t insulin free?" the actor tweeted on Monday.
But this Build Back Better provision has some big gaps too.
Some benefits would start right away, but others would take years.