Category: Healthcare

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

Executive Order Is No Substitute for Obamacare Repeal, Experts Say

A executive order promised by President Donald Trump to increase competition in the health insurance market is no substitute for repealing Obamacare, according to conservative health policy experts. Thwarted by the Senate on health care legislation, the president is turning Read More

Frustrated Trump threatens executive action on health care

Stymied by Congress and, arguably, his failure to manage difficult-to-corral congressional leaders, President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Tuesday morning to threaten executive action on health care: – Since Congress can't get its act together on HealthCare, I will Read More

Trump attacks Merck after CEO quits president’s board in protest

TRENTON — The head of a New Jersey pharmaceutical giant resigned in protest from a White House advisory board Monday, prompting President Donald Trump to attack the company on Twitter. Merck CEO Kenneth Frazier stepped down from the American Manufacturing Read More