In the News

May 1, 2017

In an attempt to shield the state from federal policy changes, California legislators are working on a series of women’s health bills.

A bill introduced by Sen. Ed Hernandez of West Covina would require the state’s low-income health plan to continue ensuring access to reproductive health care even if the federal government changes its coverage.

April 24, 2017

Pharmaceutical companies need an intervention to address their addiction to prescription drug price gouging. Californians should demand that Big Pharma be more transparent about drug pricing habits and put an end to industry practices that state Sen. Ed Hernandez says benefit drugmakers at the expense of taxpayers.

April 18, 2017

By Ed Hernandez and Tom Steyer

Big Pharma is everywhere.

Ads for the latest and greatest “lifestyle” drugs clog our magazines and spill out of our TVs. Every ailment is now a disease with a name and a medication to match.

March 20, 2017


Una nueva propuesta de ley en California busca que las empresas farmacéuticas notifiquen a consumidores antes de elevar los precios de sus medicamentos.

March 15, 2017

By Rebecca Plevin

A state senator has re-introduced a bill that would shine a light on some prescription drug price hikes.