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Pharma CEOs enthuse about Trump's plan to shake up drug rebates

Sweep out drug rebates for patient discounts instead? Big Pharma CEOs are all over it. A week after the Trump administration proposed ending drug rebates in federal health programs—and then urged Congress to extend that plan to commercial insurance—supply chain players are hitting back. The pharmacy benefit manager (PBM) industry has even launched an ad campaign.… Read More »

Attorney General Jeff Sessions resigns at Trump's request

At the request of President Trump, Attorney General Jeff Sessions has resigned, effective immediately. The President tweeted that Sessions will be replaced by Matthew G. Whitaker as acting attorney general. A permanent replacement will be nominated at a later date, the president said. Sessions angered Trump by recusing himself from control of the investigation over… Read More »