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Democrats' Drug Price Control Scheme

Democrats’ price-fixing scheme will kill up to 342 cures over the next two decades, according to a study done by the University of Chicago.

If the Democrats’ price control system had been in place last decade, only six of 110 currently approved therapies would have made it to patients.

Although the Biden Administration has asserted that working towards ending cancer is a priority, Democrats’ proposal surrenders in the fight against cancer and will lead to more cancer deaths by killing investment into development of lower-cost cancer treatments.

Wenstrup: Democrats’ So-Called “Inflation Reduction Act” Robs Americans of Lifesaving Cures

November 07, 2022 — 'Inflation Reduction Act'

“The Inflation Reduction Act will wipe out nearly a third of the current annual spending on cancer research and development, leading to fewer new cures and discouraging innovation and investment in an industry that relies heavily on private sector funding,” writes Ways and Means Member and co-chair of the GOP Doctors Caucus Rep. Brad Wenstrup (R-OH) ...

Murphy: Republicans Will Hold Government Accountable

October 19, 2022 — 'Inflation Reduction Act'

“Starting on day one of a Republican majority, we will work tirelessly to deliver an economy that’s strong, a country that’s safe, a future that’s built on freedom, and a government that’s accountable — that’s our Commitment to America,” writes Ways and Means Member Rep. Greg Murphy (R-NC) in

Core Inflation Hits Highest In Biden Presidency

October 13, 2022 — 'Inflation Reduction Act'

After the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported in its September Consumer Price Index (CPI) that core inflation rose higher than expectations and to a new 40-year high, at 6.6 percent from the previous year – Ways and Means Republican Leader Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) issued the following statement: “This is terrible news for seniors and working ...

President Biden’s Cruel Economy is No Joke

October 07, 2022 — 'Inflation Reduction Act'

While asserting that his economic plans were “no joke,” President Biden repeated several false and misleading claims about his so-called “Inflation Reduction Act” while touting today’s troubling jobs report at a manufacturing plant in ...

FACT CHECK: Dems’ Drug Pricing Scheme Means Higher Prices and Fewer Cures

September 29, 2022 — Bidenflation

Democrats’ policies led to the highest Medicare premium increase in history last year, and now that seniors are getting a partial refund nearly a year later, the Biden Administration is rushing to claim a victory ahead of November. This is blatant political gamesmanship. The Facts: The Biden Administration overcharged seniors for Medicare in 2022. In November 2021, the ...

Democrats Are Intent On Undermining And Destabilizing Medicare

September 26, 2022 — 'Inflation Reduction Act'

Democrats’ policies destabilize Medicare, at the detriment of beneficiaries. Democrats’ wasteful spending risks destabilizing Medicare, putting existing enrollees at risk. Democrats have proposed to add even more costs to the tune of $358 billion over 10 years in reckless spending even though 90 percent of Medicare Advantage plans already offer ...