‘Never been more optimistic in my life’: President Biden talks inflation, hope for Oregonians in Portland speech

President Biden talked on lowering costs for American families, primarily seniors through his Inflation Reduction Act.

PORTLAND, Ore. — About 400 people filled the East Portland Community Center Saturday afternoon to hear President Joe Biden give a speech on how inflation is impacting prescription drug costs.

President Biden took the podium at around 12:30 p.m. He talked about lowering costs for American families, primarily seniors. 

He championed his Inflation Reduction Act, which goes into effect in January. It will lower health care premiums for millions of Americans, drop prescription drug prices and cap out-of-pocket expenses for prescription drugs at $2,000 per year.

President Biden

→ Continue reading at KGW TV

Related articles


Share article

Latest articles