Will Big Pharma Finally Be Held Accountable for Drug Prices?

High prescription drug prices charged by Big Pharma companies is one issue that democrats and republicans can agree on – but can they do anything about it?

(From Statnews)

Rep. Jim Jordan of Ohio, the ranking member of the House Oversight Committee and a former chairman of the (‘)ultra-conservative(‘) Freedom Caucus, kicked off his panel’s hearing by offering his support for a controversial proposal that would inflame drug makers: to potentially cut the lucrative exclusivity periods the government grants drug makers for their products.