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Trump outlines plan to lower Medicare drug prices to match prices overseas

President Trump outlined a new proposal Thursday to lower Medicare prices for certain drugs by tying them to the prices paid overseas, decrying European “freeloaders” who get lower prices for prescription drugs. “We are taking aim at the global free-loading that forces American consumers to subsidize lower price in foreign countries through higher prices in… Read More »

Trump administration overhauls Medicare website to help with plan comparisons

The Trump administration is rolling out new online tools to help seniors compare the differences between traditional Medicare plans and those offered by private health insurance. The latest installment to the Medicare.gov website, called eMedicare, has a new feature allowing beneficiaries to chat online with government staffers to ask questions as they are looking at… Read More »