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The Inflation Reduction Act caps costs for Medicare patients on insulin. Where the push for broader relief stands

The Good Brigade | Digitalvision | Getty Images A new legislative package signed into law by President Joe Biden on Tuesday is a big win for Medicare patients who struggle to cover the cost of insulin to manage their diabetes. But the bill, called the Inflation Reduction Act, falls short of applying those cost controls […]

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PR

Business Leaders Celebrate Landmark Victory with Inflation Reduction Act

The American Sustainable Business Network and the 250,000 businesses across its network applaud passage of the Inflation Reduction Act The American Sustainable Business Network thanks President Biden and the U.S. Congress for addressing climate with the urgency it deserves.” — David Levine WASHINGTON, D.C., USA, August 16, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Today, the American Sustainable Business […]

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Business

Watch live: Biden to sign Inflation Reduction Act into law, setting 15% minimum corporate tax rate

[The stream is slated to start at 3:30 p.m. ET. Please refresh the page if you do not see a player above at that time.] After more than a year of debate over costs, taxes, tax credits and regulations, President Joe Biden is finally signing his sweeping tax, health and climate bill into law — albeit […]

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US

TechCrunch+ roundup: Usage-based billing, web3 fundraising, Serena Williams’ next act – TechCrunch

Netflix lost almost a million subscribers in the last quarter, and the streaming giant expects to shed hundreds of thousands more this year. Does that mean consumers are suffering from “subscription fatigue?” Or are there just more options to choose from as studios set up new platforms (and withdraw their content from the big red […]

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Celebrities

Emmerdale spoiler sees Chas and Al ‘caught in the act’ as their affair is exposed

Emmerdale viewers should be gearing up for an emotional week in Yorkshire as Chas Dingle and Al Chapman’s ‘sex-only’ career is exposed by an unlikely witness – but who? Source link

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Pets

National Association of Insurance Commissioners Passes Pet Insurance Model Act

Targeted News Service (Press Releases) WASHINGTON, Aug. 15 — The National Association of Insurance Commissioners issued the following news release on Aug. 13, 2022: The National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) members pass a Pet Insurance Model Act to establish appropriate regulatory standards for the pet insurance industry, which has annual premiums of approximately $2.8 […]

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Science

Inflation Reduction Act could fund an environmental justice hub in northeast Houston, Rep. Jackson Lee said

U.S. Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee wants environmental justice funds in the Inflation Reduction Act to flow into northeast Houston as freely as the concrete batch facilities that have come to plague the predominantly Black area. Legislation passed Friday includes $60 billion for environmental justice programs that can help communities such as Trinity and Houston Gardens […]

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Showbiz

Vera star addresses new job away from Brenda Blethyn series ‘She’s a tough act to follow’

“Which I kind of think is the cogs whirring moment, they act on gut instinct.” The official synopsis for Ridley says: “When he’s enlisted by Carol as a police consultant on a complex and compelling murder case, the investigation takes a dark and unexpected turn. “Turning to her old mentor for support, Carol is keen […]

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Sports

Today on Sky Sports Racing: Wide-open Great St Wilfrid the headline act on Ripon’s feature day

A rare 15-runner field for this afternoon’s £100,000 Great St Wilfrid Handicap at Ripon but it looks a devilishly tricky sprint to navigate, live on Sky Sports Racing. 2.50 Ripon – Justanotherbottle looks to defend Wilfrid crown The obvious place to start is last year’s winner Justanotherbottle, who bids for an 11th career victory for […]

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Technology

Sky users get vastly cheaper way to watch TV but only if they act this weekend

If your Sky TV bill is starting to look like a very expensive luxury then there is a way to slash the monthly bills and still get plenty of channels to watch. Freesat is a service which uses the current dish that’s stuck to the outside of your home to beam content straight to the […]