Legislation to revamp medical research wins quick approval in House and Senate

Author: Tom Ramstack - December 12, 2016 - Updated: December 13, 2016

A bill to greatly expand medical research and speed up drug approvals sailed through both the U.S. Senate and the House last week with strong support from Colorado’s delegation. The bill was co-authored by U.S. Rep. Diana DeGette, D-CO1, with contributions from U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner. It passed in the House of Representatives by a 392-to-26 margin and in the Senate by a vote of 94 to 5.

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Tom Ramstack

Tom Ramstack