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10 questions for PhRMA's CEO Stephen Ubl - Medical Marketing and Media



Medical Marketing and Media
 
10 questions for PhRMA's CEO Stephen Ubl 
Medical Marketing and Media
To what extent has partisanship in Washington and public outrage against drug pricing limited your goals? It's a polarized environment, but innovation is one of the few issues that brings both sides of the aisle together. For example, the user fee ...

 


Trump Administration Moves to Alter Drug Discount Program That Many Rural Hospitals Rely On - St. Louis Public Radio



St. Louis Public Radio
 
Trump Administration Moves to Alter Drug Discount Program That Many Rural Hospitals Rely On 
St. Louis Public Radio
Lori Reilly of the trade group Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA) said when the 340B program was created in 1992, it was meant to help low-income patients afford drugs. It's since ballooned, and in her view, lost sight of its ...

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Rolly: Hatch a champion of the little guy? Give me a break, senator - Salt Lake Tribune



Salt Lake Tribune
 
Rolly: Hatch a champion of the little guy? Give me a break, senator 
Salt Lake Tribune
The Washington Times reported in 2011 that five pharmaceutical companies and the industry's main lobbying group, the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA), gave a combined $172,500 to the Utah Families Foundation, a charity ...

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Yes on Issue 2: Big Drug Companies Create Shady Dark Money Conduit - Business Wire (press release)



Yes on Issue 2: Big Drug Companies Create Shady Dark Money Conduit 
Business Wire (press release)
?Based on the PhRMA PAC's pre-election finance report, filed on October 26, 2017, the committee believes that the PAC may be funneling a significant portion of its funds through an entity named Campaign Communications Group, LLC (?the LLC?), as part of ...
Letter: Vote 'yes' on Issue 2 to stand up to corporate bullies The Columbus Dispatch

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Decision postponed on drug ballot issue campaigning - Toledo Blade



Toledo Blade
 
Decision postponed on drug ballot issue campaigning 
Toledo Blade
PhRMA refers to the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America, the drug industry's trade association. The opposition has made no secret of the fact that PhRMA is entirely financing its efforts through a limited liability corporation, Ohioans ...
Issue 2 fight to continue past election The Columbus Dispatch
What you need to know about Issue 2 Record-Courier
Ohio: Big Drug Companies Have Spent Over $62 Million to Defeat Issue 2 Business Wire (press release)

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Massachusetts Grabs Spotlight By Proposing New Twist On Medicaid Drug Coverage - U.S. News & World Report



U.S. News & World Report
 
Massachusetts Grabs Spotlight By Proposing New Twist On Medicaid Drug Coverage 
U.S. News & World Report
The Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA), the drug industry's trade group, has already lodged its displeasure, saying this would limit consumer access and is unnecessary on top of the rebates Medicaid programs receive.

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Big Pharma Pushes for Changes to Growing Drug Discount Program - Bloomberg BNA



Big Pharma Pushes for Changes to Growing Drug Discount Program 
Bloomberg BNA
PhRMA also is pushing for a revision of an Obama-era guidance that vastly expanded the program by increasing the use of contract pharmacies and wants a sliding-fee scale to ensure that low-income and/or uninsured patients benefit from discounts, Reilly ...

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Letter to the editor: Push back on greedy drug companies - Crain's Cleveland Business



Letter to the editor: Push back on greedy drug companies 
Crain's Cleveland Business
Recently, "60 Minutes" and The Washington Post released an investigative story chronicling the actions of PhRMA, the group representing America's drug manufacturers and distributors, and how they successfully lobbied Congress to pass legislation to ...

 


Mkt Vector Phrma ETF (NASDAQ:PPH) Sees Heavy Trading Volume with 186K Shares Changing Hands - First News 24



Mkt Vector Phrma ETF (NASDAQ:PPH) Sees Heavy Trading Volume with 186K Shares Changing Hands 
First News 24
Mkt Vector Phrma ETF shares had a trading volume of 186K by the end of trading on Tuesday. Trading volume was up 363.86% over the stocks average daily volume. Short traders are more bullish on shares of the company recently if you pay attention to the ...
Mkt Vector Phrma ETF (NASDAQ:PPH) Experiences Heavier than Average Trading Volume Finance Daily

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Trump taps ex-pharma executive Azar as US health secretary - Reuters



Reuters
 
Trump taps ex-pharma executive Azar as US health secretary 
Reuters
Republicans were supportive with Senate health committee head Lamar Alexander of Tennessee describing Azar as a qualified, experienced nominee. Azar also drew praise from PhRMA, the largest pharmaceutical industry trade group and America's Health ...
Trump's health secretary pick called Obamacare 'fundamentally broken,' faces drug pricing questions Washington Examiner
Trump's HHS Pick Recently Worked For Groups Suing To Keep Drug Pricing Secret International Business Times
What people are saying about Trump's pick of former Lilly exec Alex Azar to lead HHS Indianapolis Star
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