When does the federal government pay for prescription drugs?

The federal government has been running a “public health” program for years, but that program was shut down in 2014, with no explanation, as the Trump administration has tried to shift the focus of drug spending.

Now, the program is coming back under the spotlight as a new administration takes office.

How much does it cost?

What happens if you get an emergency?

Is there a way to get the federal money back?

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