Verma, 50, tendered her resignation to President Donald Trump on Thursday as Administrator of Centers of Medicare and Medicaid Services, a position she served in the Trump administration for the last four years.
A late-term maneuver by President Donald Trump to use lower drug prices paid overseas to limit some of Medicare's own costs suffered a legal setback that appears likely to keep the policy from taking effect before the president leaves office.
Florida’s seniors deserve a president who will fight for their Social Security and Medicare. And that choice is clear. @JoeBiden will fight for what Americans have earned and deserve—while Donald Trump attempts to cut them.
President Donald Trump’s wavering stance on whether to protect Medicare and Medicaid, two of the biggest safety-net programs in the country, appears to have reached its inevitable conclusion: He’s hoping to gut them, severely.