Category: Healthcare

Op-Ed: Where’s Pallone when we need him?

Proposed Rebate Rule Hands a Hefty Payday to Big Pharma Paid for By Patients AND Taxpayers By Rich Pezzullo _ There is full -fledged crisis that is not on the border – it’s in our families and can no longer Read More

Gropacus keeps griping about drug prices (after voting to keep’em high)

By Matt Rooney _ We heard a ton about biotech power house Celgene and its drug pricing during last year’s U.S. Senate battle between Bob Menendez and Bob Hugin, Save Jerseyans, but it’s back in the news this week after Read More

ANALYSIS: New Jersey is America’s 4th least free state

TRENTON, N.J. — The Garden State has notched another dubious distinction.  The libertarian think tank Cato Institute has ranked all 50 states and determined that New Jersey is America’s 4th least “free” state in 2018. Only New York (50th), Hawaii Read More

VIDEO: Hugin talks drug prices, beating Bob Menendez on CNBC

NEW YORK, NY — One day after launching a campaign to unseat U.S. Senator Bob Menendez (D-N.J.), former Celgene CEO Bob Hugin, a Republican, visited CNBC to discuss his candidacy and pledge a focus on healthcare reform should he win Read More

Obamacare sticker shock: Horizon customers to pay 24 percent more in N.J. next year

Obamacare sticker shock: Horizon customers to pay 24 percent more in N.J. next year TRENTON — New Jersey residents who bought their own health coverage from Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield through the Affordable Care Act will pay an average Read More