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Drugs and coins The Know the Lowest Price Act was introduced in March by Sen. Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich., and had 13 co-sponsors, seven of them Republicans. (Photo: Shutterstock)

In a rare display of bipartisan spirit, the U.S. Senate voted unanimously on Tuesday to bar Medicare insurers from putting in place “gag rules” that prevent pharmacists from informing patients that the medication they’re paying for would actually be cheaper if they purchased it out-of-pocket.

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