Jon Reid



Jon is a Reporter at Morning Consult covering health policy.

Health Insurers Enter Fray in Drug Price Fight

Health insurers are pushing back against a recent report that accuses them of denying some patients coverage for medical products and procedures, alleging it is part of a campaign by the pharmaceutical industry to distract the public from rising drug prices.

AHIP Rejects Proposed Cruz Amendment to Senate’s Health Care Bill

The insurance industry is pushing back against a proposal from Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) that would let health insurers sell plans that don’t adhere to the consumer protections created under the Affordable Care Act, according to a document obtained by Morning Consult. The opposition signifies a setback for conservatives seeking to move the Senate GOP’s health care bill further to the right.