Dan Mangan is a reporter covering health care and other issues for CNBC.com.
Mangan has been a journalist for more than 20 years, most recently as a general assignment/rewrite reporter at the New York Post. In his more than dozen years at The Post, Mangan routinely covered major stories, including the 9/11 terror attacks, the Bernard Madoff Ponzi scheme, the 2008 financial meltdown and a slew of juicy Gotham scandals du jour, among them the personal tribulations of Yankee slugger Alex Rodriguez.
Prior to that, Mangan began his career in his native Connecticut, writing obituaries for The Hour of Norwalk, before moving on to cover business, government and the court systems at The Hour, the Fairfield County Business Journal and The Advocate of Stamford.
Mylan has been under fire since last summer over price increases of its anti-allergy auto-injector device.
Mylan last fall agreed to pay $465 million to resolve claims it shortchanged Medicaid, but got a six-month grace period on higher rebates.
Anthem sells Obamacare plans in 14 states under the Blue Cross Blue Shield brand.
Republicans have been unable to get their House caucus to agree on an Obamacare replacement that can win enough votes to go to the Senate.
Former Bear Stearns boss Cayne is suing bond heiress Lebenthal for not fully paying him back a $1 million loan.
A vote on the bill was cancelled last Friday in the House after a handful of Republicans said they would oppose the bill.
Republicans who want Obamacare repealed and replaced are faced with concerns about how to do so from the right, and the left, in Congress.
Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback is expected to veto expansion of Medicaid in Kansas.
Almost 200,000 people have fatally overdosed on opioids in the past 15 years, with more than 30,000 people dying in 2015 alone.
House Republican leaders last week canceled a planned vote on their Obamacare replacement because of opposition by members of the party.