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Vertex Pharma ‘got dinged’ after Democratic debate, creating a ‘very buyable dip,’ Jim Cramer says

The market gave investors an opportunity to buy position in Vertex Pharmaceuticals as drug stocks traded lower the day after the Nevada Democratic debate, CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Thursday. “Vertex Pharma got dinged today, and I think this is a very buyable dip in what’s widely considered to be the hottest biotech story of the… Read More »

NSW abortion amendment debate to continue

Debate is set to continue on amendments to a bill decriminalising abortion in NSW, after a contentious move to ban sex-selective abortions was rejected in a late-night upper house session. Upper house members voted 15 in favour of the amendment to 26 against on Wednesday night, preventing its passage. The amendment, moved by Finance Minister… Read More »

In A Messy Democratic Presidential Debate, Facts About Medicare For All Get Tossed About

This fact check was produced in partnership with PolitiFact. This story can be republished for free (details). Here we go again. It’s been a month since Democratic presidential hopefuls last took to the debate stage, but Tuesday night in Detroit  10 candidates again faced off for the first of this two-night event. Health policy issues were… Read More »

‘Medicare For All’ Emerges As Early Divide In First Democratic Debate

This fact check was produced in partnership with PolitiFact. This story can be republished for free (details). During Wednesday night’s Democratic presidential primary debate — the first in a two-night event viewed as the de facto launch of the primary season — health policies,  ranging from “Medicare for All” to efforts to curb skyrocketing drug prices,… Read More »