Senator lobbies for reduction of PBS co-payment

An independent senator is recommending that the PBS co-payment be heavily reduced.

Liberal Democrat Senator David Leyonhjelm has met with Treasurer Joe Hockey (pictured), lobbying for a reduction in the cost of PBS medicine scripts by $7, to “offset” the proposed GP co-payment.

The Sydney Morning Herald reported that Senator Leyonhjelm met with Mr Hockey in Sydney over the weekend to