WASHINGTON — The Federal Trade Commission concluded its eight-month investigation into the proposed acquisition of Medco Health Solutions by Express Scripts for $29 billion Monday, determining that the merger of two of the largest pharmacy benefits managers is “not likely to substantially lessen competition” in the space. The controversial decision provoked the ire of National Association of Chain Drug Stores and National Community Pharmacists Association who have ...

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