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Dissecting PhRMA's Opposition to H.R. 3 Lower Drug Costs Now Act of 2019

Dr. Peter Bach responds to PhRMA's stance of opposition to H.R. 3 Lower Drug Costs Now Act of 2019.
Originally published on 10/11/2019 in STAT News

The bill, if passed, would allow Medicare to negotiate drug prices using 120% of international reference price as the payment upper limit.

Dr. Peter Bach responds to PhRMA's strong stance in opposition to H.R. 3 Lower Drug Costs Now Act of 2019. PhRMA neglects to address the pharmaceutical market as a global market in widely circulated talking points, and a deeper analysis proves claims made from the data to be misleading.

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