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WASHINGTON — The Trump administration wants to expand its cuts to a controversial drug discount program that benefits hospitals.

Its latest proposal, out Wednesday, centers on the so-called 340B program, which forces drugmakers to give some safety net and not-for-profit hospitals discounts on nearly all their drugs. Federal programs reimburse them for the same medicines at a higher rate, and hospitals say they use the spread to pay for charity care and other services.

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