Trump Signs Bills Banning Drug Pricing ‘Gag Clauses’


By Jessie Hellann
The Hill, Oct. 10, 2018

On Twitter, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer implies President Trump’s USA Todayop-ed is “false and misleading” and appeals to the authority of an Associated Press “Fact Check” carrying the headline: “Trump distorts Democrats’ health care ideas.” But it’s the AP headline that may need a rewrite. In the body of its story, the news service acknowledges: “There definitely are serious questions about ‘Medicare for All,’ including the massive tax increases that would be needed to pay for it and longstanding differences in society about the proper function of government.” Read More…