Pa. Congressman Withdraws Nomination As Drug Czar After '60 Minutes' ReportThe word first came in a tweet from President Donald Trump: “Rep. Tom Marino has informed me that he is withdrawing his name from consideration as drug czar.”
W.Va. Senator Calls For Withdrawal Of President's Drug Czar NominationSenator Joe Manchin of West Virginia is among those on Capitol Hill calling for action after a "60 Minutes" story about the opioid epidemic.
West Virginia AG Subpoenas Mylan Over EpiPen Price HikeWest Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey has subpoenaed drug company Mylan N.V. in an investigation over drastic price hikes for its EpiPen.
Lawmakers Blast Price Hike For EpiPens, Protesters Demonstrate Outside Local Mylan HeadquartersIn a sign of growing concern in Congress, 20 Democratic senators are demanding answers about steep price hikes for the life-saving EpiPen injector device.
Mylan Says It Will Expand Programs That Lower EpiPen CostsMylan, in the face of heated criticism over price hikes for its EpiPen emergency allergy treatment, is bulking up programs that help patients pay for the drug.
U.S. Congressman From Pa. Calls For Investigation Of EpiPen Price HikesThe price of the lifesaving drug, the EpiPen, has jumped from $100 for a two-pack seven years ago to over $600 today.
Toomey-Manchin Background Check Bill Fails To Win Supermajority In SenateU.S. Sen. Pat Toomey took to the floor of the Senate Wednesday afternoon to defend his scaled back bill to require background checks of some, but not all, gun purchases.
Could A Toomey-Manchin Gun Deal Be In the Works?After months of stalemate in Congress, the Washington rumor mill is swirling that a possible deal is in the works between two pro-gun senators -- Democratic Senator Joe Manchin of West Virginia and Republican Senator Pat Toomey of Pennsylvania.
Local Congressmen On Gun Control In Wake Of Connecticut ShootingsIn the wake of the latest mass killing of school children, many Americans feel exactly as the President when he spoke Sunday night at a memorial service in Connecticut.