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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Single-payer health care would take years to develop in California, legislative report says

13 March 2018 - As progressive activists clamor for California to push ahead a sweeping single-payer health plan, a legislative ...

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Drug industry group sues to stop California drug price law

9 December 2017 - The trade group representing U.S. drug makers on Friday said it has a filed a lawsuit to ...

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California just passed a law to rein in drug prices. Here’s why it’s unlikely to make much difference.

24 October 2017 - Over bitter protests from the pharmaceutical industry, California this month enacted a law that requires drug ...

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Can the California law on drug pricing transparency make a difference?

10 October 2017 - On Monday, California adopted a law that requires drug makers to explain and justify price hikes, making ...

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Legal fight looms with new California drug price law

10 October 2017 - Legislation requires drug makers to notify state of price hikes. ...

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California moves closer to adopting a drug pricing transparency law

12 September 2017 - A California bill that would require drug makers to report and justify price hikes took a ...

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Single payer healthcare is popular with Californians — unless it raises their taxes

31 May 2017 - Almost two of every three Californians in a new statewide poll said they like the idea ...

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$400 billion price tag for California single-payer bill

24 May 2017 - A California bill that would eliminate health insurance companies and provide government-funded health coverage for everyone ...

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Negotiating drug prices: should state agencies band together?

27 April 2017 - Citing budget-busting drug costs, a California lawmaker wants state health programs to band together to negotiate ...

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What would single-payer healthcare look like in California? Lawmakers release new details

30 March 2017 - A proposal in California for a single-payer healthcare system would dramatically expand the state government's presence ...

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