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President Biden will call for expanding a new cap on insulin prices to all Americans as part of his State of the Union address, Politico notes. During the Tuesday speech, Biden plans to tout efforts by his administration to make health care more affordable, which included imposing a $35-per-month limit on insulin that took effect in January. But that price cap, which was passed last year as part of the Inflation Reduction Act, only applied to those beneficiaries covered by Medicare. Biden is now expected to renew his push for the policy to be applied to anyone with an insulin prescription, according to a White House fact sheet.

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