PBS NewsHour

Congress tries to cap insulin costs as diabetics ration

Clip: 08/05/2022 | 6m 19s | Video has closed captioning.

There is another proposal that could make it into the Senate budget deal that would cap the cost of insulin. More than 7 million Americans with diabetes use insulin and about 1 million put an enormous amount of their paycheck toward that medication. We spoke to some of those who are affected by this crucial medicine's high prices and how a legislative proposal could impact their lives.

Aired: 08/05/22

Rating: NR

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