Gilead sets price of coronavirus drug remdesivir at $3,120 as Trump administration secures supply for 500,000 patients

Other developed countries will pay 25 percent less than the United States, a discount Gilead said reflects a need to make the drug as widely available as possible throughout the world.

https://www.washingtonpost.com/business/2020/06/29/gilead-sciences-remdesivir-cost-coronavirus/

-Washington Post; 6/29/2020

Obamacare Must ‘Fall,’ Trump Administration Tells Supreme Court

Eliminating the ACA would end medical insurance for more than 20 million Americans. It would also end widely popular provisions of the law, such as extending parents’ coverage to children up to the age of 26 and prohibiting insurance companies from denying coverage based on preexisting conditions.

https://www.npr.org/2020/06/26/883819835/obamacare-must-fall-trump-administration-tells-supreme-court

-NPR; 6/26/2020

Top Democrats say Trump is sitting on $14B for coronavirus testing, contact tracing

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention also hasn’t awarded nearly $4 billion for surveillance and contact tracing at the state and local levels and tribal territories, they said, and little of $2 billion set aside for free testing for uninsured people has been disbursed.

https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/congress/top-democrats-say-trump-sitting-14-billion-coronavirus-testing-contact-n1231688

-NBC News; 6/22/2020

Trump finalizes rollback of LGBTQ patient protections

Advocates panned the new rules, which were released on the 4th anniversary of the Pulse nightclub shooting.

https://www.politico.com/news/2020/06/12/trump-lgbtq-patient-protections-315819

-Politico; 6/12/2020


Transgender Health Protections Reversed By Trump Administration

https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2020/06/12/868073068/transgender-health-protections-reversed-by-trump-administration

-NPR; 6/12/2020