The Deduction

Federal Policy is Hard

October 01, 2021 Tax Foundation Episode 22
The Deduction
Federal Policy is Hard
Show Notes

Federal policy is hard. Federal health care policy during reconciliation while governing with razor-thin margins is really, really hard. This week, senior economist Erica York joins host Jesse Solis to break down the debate on Capitol Hill over drug pricing. They discuss why this policy found its way into the $3.5 trillion reconciliation package and what the tradeoffs would be of having the federal government set prescription drug prices.

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