Sen. John Kennedy (R-La.) has introduced legislation to preserve the Trump administration’s controversial requirement that community health centers pass along all their 340B savings on insulin and EpiPen-like devices to low-income, uninsured, and/or underinsured patients.

GOP Senator Files Bill to Preserve Trump’s 340B Insulin/EpiPen Mandate

A Republican U.S. senator on an important health care spending committee wants Congress to pass a law preserving the Trump administration’s controversial requirement that community health centers pass along all their 340B savings on insulin and EpiPen-like devices to low-income, uninsured, and/or underinsured patients.

Sen. John Kennedy (R-La.) filed his proposed Vital Medication Affordability Act, S. 2814, on Sept. 23. Kennedy, who is known for his witty and often caustic one-liners, sits on the Senate Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education appropriations subcommittee.

A Republican U.S. senator on an important health care spending committee wants Congress to pass a law preserving the Trump administration’s controversial requirement that community health centers pass along all their 340B savings on insulin and EpiPen-like devices to low-income, uninsured, and/or underinsured patients.

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