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Reid Porter

Reid Porter is Senior Director of State Public Affairs at the Pharmaceutical Researchers and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA). Reid leads the State Public Affairs team — focusing on supporting biopharmaceutical companies across America and their commitment to combatting the coronavirus health crisis while advancing research and development to meet patients' needs and ensuring that patients can access the medicines they need. Reid double majored in English Literature and Spanish at Middlebury College in Vermont and holds a graduate certificate in Publishing from Columbia University. He enjoys traveling, cheering for the Green Bay Packers, playing and watching soccer, practicing violin, rereading Hemingway novels, and spending time with family.

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Patients win as West Virginia implements first-in-nation share the savings policy

By Reid Porter  |    July 8, 2022
West Virginia took a big step towards making insurance work like it should last week. As of July 1, thanks to bipartisan state legislation passed and signed by the Governor in 2021, insurers and...   Read More

Analysis: States can help patients save nearly $1,000 annually on their medicines

By Reid Porter  |    April 21, 2022
According to a new Ipsos/PhRMA poll, most Americans — 82% — agree that lowering out-of-pocket costs for health care should be a top priority for policymakers. A good place to start in lowering these...   Read More

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