AARP Oregon Teletown Hall with Senator Ron Wyden



Full Event

Highlight Clips

Senator Wyden discussed the authority to negotiate drug prices.
Senator Wyden discussed how the Inflation Reduction Act will effect the cost of insulin.
Senator Wyden discussed where to get the list of drugs that are included in the negotiation.


AARP Oregon held this event for their members to hear about the recent legislation passed in Congress to help lower prescription drug prices. This event featured Senator Ron Wyden, serving as State Senator in Oregon. Senator Wyden discussed the authority in the bill and the drug costs. He also spoke on further details of the bill, including what drugs Medicare can start negotiating, and the updated vaccine status and what will be free of charge.