• Senate Umpire Approves Democratic Provisions in Inflation Reduction Act, Schumer Celebrates ‘Extremely Good News'

    6 days ago - By Mediaite

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    Senate Parliamentarian Elizabeth MacDonough approved Democratic provisions so the Inflation Reduction Act can move forward in the Senate.
    Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer celebrated the approval of provisions aimed at lowering prescription drug prices in a statement emailed to Mediaite.
    “Democrats have received extremely good news,” the New York senator wrote. “For the first time, Medicare will finally be allowed to negotiate prescription drug prices, seniors will have free vaccines and their costs capped, and much more. This is a major victory for the...
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