Trump’s Plans For Possible VA Privatization Expected To Be Reflected In Pick For Top Job
In other transition news, Joe Biden reveals his post-vice presidential plans, which include continued cancer and prescription drug costs work.
The Wall Street Journal:
Donald Trump’s VA Secretary Pick Could Offer Hint On Privatization
U.S. military veterans’ groups are closely watching for signs of President-elect Donald Trump’s decision on a Veterans Affairs secretary, with some concerned over the prospect of an accelerated move under the new administration toward the privatization of medical care. (Kesling, 1/4)
The Washington Post:
Biden To Tackle Broad Range Of Cancer Issues, Including Drug Prices, After Leaving White House
Vice President Biden, who led the Obama administration’s “cancer moonshot” initiative, will create a nonprofit organization to grapple with a broad range of cancer issues, including the high cost of cancer drugs, he said in an interview Wednesday. (McGinley, 1/4)