California plans to review coronavirus vaccine independently

19 October 2020 - California is planning to review federally approved coronavirus vaccines independently before distributing it to residents, Governor ...

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California to use market power in bid to lower prescription drug costs

28 September 2020 - California will attempt to use its massive market power to increase the availability and lower the ...

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California may be the first state to develop its own generic drugs

1 September 2020 - California is poised to become the first state to develop its own line of generic drugs, ...

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California fines more than a dozen drug makers for not providing drug pricing data

28 April 2020 - Over the past six months, California state authorities fined more than a dozen drug makers a ...

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California plan would upend drug prices, though obstacles abound

9 January 2020 - Newsom wants to create state-run wholesaler, pool buying power. ...

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California eyes selling its own brand of generic prescription drugs to battle high costs

9 January 2020 - California would become the first state to sell its own brand of generic prescription drugs in ...

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Generic makers will appeal ruling that allows California to proceed with law banning pay-to-delay deals

3 January 2020 - A federal judge dealt the pharmaceutical industry a setback by declining to block a new California ...

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California’s new transparency law shows staggering rise in wholesale drug prices

11 October 2019 - Drug makers fought hard against California’s groundbreaking drug price transparency law, passed in 2017. Now, state ...

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California is first US state to ban pay-for-delay deals

8 October 2019 - California has become the first US state to ban the pharma industry practice of paying rivals ...

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HIV prevention drugs will be available without a prescription in California

7 October 2019 - California will expand access to HIV prevention drugs by allowing pharmacies to offer the medications without ...

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San Francisco, Santa Clara, Alameda counties join Governor Newsom to lower drug prices

16 May 2019 - San Francisco, Santa Clara and Alameda counties joined on Thursday Governor Gavin Newsom’s ambitious plan to ...

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New California governor tackles drug prices in first act

8 January 2019 - Hours into his new job, California Governor Gavin Newsom signed an executive order on Monday that could ...

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Eli Lilly is defying California law with its insulin price hikes. A law maker calls its actions ‘offensive'.

9 August 2018 - Seven months after a controversial California law took effect requiring advance notice of planned price increases ...

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Drug makers cancel price hikes after California law takes effect

11 July 2018 - State law signed amid ongoing pressure on U.S. drug prices. ...

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Single payer health care in California: here’s what it would take

25 May 2018 - If wholesale opposition to President Trump is one litmus test for progressive Democrats, another — as ...

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