Health Care

MSNBC: Warren’s Medicare Plan Is ‘Ultimate Clapback’

'I never thought I would be describing a policy paper as 'hotly anticipated,' but here we are'

MSNBC host Hallie Jackson and reporter Ali Vitali lavished praise on presidential hopeful Sen. Elizabeth Warren's (D., Mass.) new Medicare for All plan, calling it the "ultimate clapback" to her critics.

IG: Medicare Paid Twice for Up to $420 Million Worth of Drugs

Medicare maintains existing measures sufficient to curb duplicate payment

prescription drugsIn the final year of the Obama administration, Medicare paid twice for between $160 million and $420 million worth of drugs for terminally ill patients because it failed to address a redundancy government watchdogs had identified years earlier, according to a new government report.