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The EpiPen Outrage and Solving Today’s Drug Pricing Problem

The EpiPen Outrage and Solving Today’s Drug Pricing Problem

By Amy Xiong The price of the EpiPen, a life-saving injection device for those with severe allergies, increased to about $600 for two doses from $100 in 2007, causing significant uproar in the general public and in Washington.[1] This price hike is not surprising: drug companies have routinely increased their prices in past years. ListContinue Reading The EpiPen Outrage and Solving Today’s Drug Pricing Problem

The (Surprisingly) Bipartisan Wind Production Tax Credit

The (Surprisingly) Bipartisan Wind Production Tax Credit

By Christopher Chen Federal wind production tax credits (PTC) could mimic almost all other environmental efforts in being bitterly partisan, but has surprisingly gained support from all sides. Because of both big business and environmental responsibility, the United States has embraced wind PTC as a bipartisan effort. Federal wind PTC is federal money given backContinue Reading The (Surprisingly) Bipartisan Wind Production Tax Credit