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Prescription drug coverage


Take next steps to implement national universal pharmacare for drug coverage at an affordable price.


Expand Medicare to include quality prescription drug coverage for everyone, with a late 2020 start date, and an annual federal investment of $10 billion.

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  • Expand the single-payer Medicare model to include Pharmacare for everyone.
  • Create a bulk drug purchasing agency to reduce drug patent protection periods.