Senate parliamentarian OKs most of Dems' drug price controls
August 7, 2022
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate parliamentarian narrowed Democrats' plan for curbing drug prices but left it largely intact Saturday, Democrats said, as party leaders prepared to start moving their sprawling economic bill through the chamber.
Elizabeth MacDonough, the chamber's rules arbiter, also gave the green light to clean air provisions in the measure, including one limiting electric vehicle tax credits to those assembled in the U.S., Democrats said.
The nonpartisan official's rulings came as Democrats planned to begin Senate votes Saturday on their wide-ranging package addressing clima...