The Iowa Senator is supporting eight different bills, including three that have advanced out of Senate committees
WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA) is continuing her efforts to lower the costs of health care and prescription drugs by helping advance multiple bills, including three pieces of legislation that were approved by committees in the Senate in just the last few weeks.
“The soaring costs of health care, specifically those of prescription drugs, impact all Iowans, but most of all our elderly and those living on a fixed income,” said Senator Joni Ernst. “Addressing these rising prices is one of my top priorities and I am working across the aisle to increase competition, drive down costs, and close loopholes that allow bad actors to take advantage of the system. I’m proud to be pushing the Senate in taking action and helping advance these important bills.”
Senator Ernst has helped introduce and is a cosponsor of the following bills targeting high health care and drug costs: