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Open Enrollment and the Midterms: What to Look Out for Next Week

The sixth annual open enrollment period for the Affordable Care Act kicks off today – and in less than a week, voters will go to the polls, where the future of health policy will be decided. Now more than ever, health care – and how it’s delivered – is top of mind for Americans.

2018 Mid-Term Elections Insights from Waxman Strategies

Today, we are excited to launch the Waxman Strategies Elections Hub, where we are sharing insights into the potential policy scenarios that could play out in November and beyond.

Former Congress Henry Waxman Speaks About Drug Prices and the Affordable Care Act at Spotlight Health in Aspen, CO

Former Congressman Henry Waxman (D-Calif.) and chairman of Waxman Strategies participated last weekend in the Aspen Institute’s annual Spotlight Health event to talk about rising prescription drug prices, as well as, reminisce on the Affordable Care Act (ACA).

Trump Budget’s Prescription Drug Proposals Could Lower Patients’ Costs and Federal Spending; Some Could Lower Drug Prices

The Trump administration laid out a package of proposals to lower drug costs in the president’s budget for fiscal year 2019.

Bipartisan Legislation, the CREATES Act, Tackles One Problem Driving High Drug Prices

The CREATES Act tackles one of the numerous problems driving high drug prices that Waxman Strategies described in their recent report.

 

Mighty Earth Report Reveals Major Chocolate Companies Sourcing Chocolate Linked to Deforestation

Mighty Earth’s investigation finds that cocoa used in the chocolate produced by Mars, Nestle, Hershey’s and Godiva was grown illegally in protected areas.

Mighty Earth’s New Report Identifies Companies Responsible for Nationwide Water Pollution

Mighty Earth’s new investigation traces responsibility for a massive dead zone in the Gulf of Mexico to specific companies, notably Tyson Foods, America’s largest meat company.

Waxman Strategies Publishes New Report on Drug Pricing Drivers and Solutions

The report identifies the problems and drivers of high prescription drug prices as well as the many actions that can be taken to address them.

Waxman Strategies Bolsters Communications Team with Two Key Hires

Waxman Strategies is pleased to announce two new additions to its growing public relations practice, Senior Vice President Kirsten Maynard and Senior Account Executive Kemba Neptune.

Henry Waxman Helps Broker Landmark Forest Agreement

Waxman, in his capacity as Chairman of environmental campaign group Mighty, helps convince Olam International to suspend deforestation for palm oil and rubber.