Pharmacy benefit managers say they keep costs low by negotiating low drug prices and getting people on generics.
The antitrust bill, introduced by Rep. Tom Marino (R-Pa.), has been referred to the House Judiciary Committee. And Rep. Cathy McMorris RodgersCathy McMorris RodgersInternet group rolls out new political fundraising tool GOP talking security for ObamaCare protests: report Republican lawmakers face rising anger at town halls MORE's (R-Wash.) "Pharmacy Competition and Consumer Choice Act" has bipartisan support in the Senate, with Sens. Mark PryorMark PryorCotton pitches anti-Democrat message to SC delegation Ex-Sen. Kay Hagan joins lobby firm Top Democrats are no advocates for DC statehood MORE (D-Ark.) and Jerry MoranJerry MoranVerizon, Yahoo slash merger deal by 0M over data breaches Verizon angling to lower price of Yahoo purchase: report Microsoft president calls for ‘digital Geneva Convention’ MORE (R-Kan.) signing on.