Telephone Town Hall with Rep Bonnie Watson Coleman



Full Event

Highlight Clips

Glen Fewkes answered a question about when the bill will go into effect.
Congresswoman Bonnie Watson Coleman answered a question about if there will be efforts to stop or delay the legislation.
The congresswoman answered a question about why Medicare wasn't allowed to negotiate prices before and what savings to expect.


AARP New Jersey hosted this Access Live event to discuss the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022. The event featured US Congresswoman Bonnie Watson Coleman and Glen Fewkes, AARP Director of Health Care Access and Affordability. The hosts spoke about the law and how it will help people save money on prescriptions. Participants asked questions regarding the new provisions of the law, prescription drug eligibility, legislative negotiations, and the laws effect on overall health expenses.