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May 08, 2019
 |  BC Extra  |  Politics & Policy

Massachusetts Senate digs in on price negotiation

Editor's Note: This article was updated on May 09, 2019 at 10:17 AM PDT

The Massachusetts Senate is taking an aggressive approach to drug price negotiations for the state's MassHealth Medicaid program in its proposed FY20 budget.

The Senate version of the state’s Medicaid drug pricing legislation, included in its FY20 budget bill, follows the House’s passage of a diluted its version of its bill. The Senate’s legislation would require drug manufacturers to publicly justify prices...

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