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September 29, 2016

WELCH CONTINUES PUSH TO REIN IN SKYROCKETING PRESCRIPTION DRUG PRICES

VTDigger.org published an article titled, “Welch Continues Push to Rein in Skyrocketing Prescription Drug Prices.” The article reads in part as follows;

“Rep. Peter Welch (D-VT) today introduced bipartisan legislation with Rep. Morgan Griffith (R-VA) that would address a loophole in the Medicare 340B Drug Pricing Program that is contributing to the rising cost of health care for consumers and threatening access to lifesaving medications. The introduction of this legislation is the latest in Welch’s efforts to fix the broken prescription drug market that has led to unrestrained price increases for consumers and providers.