Tag Archives: Rx prices

THANK YOU! Your action made change in Hartford!

VICTORIES FOR HEALTH CARE AT THE CAPITOL! THANK YOU TO ALL WHO TOOK ACTION! THANK YOU to all of you who called, emailed, shared alerts and posts, and worked to support important people-centered/pro-consumer health care bills this session. Here are some important … Continue reading

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TODAY: Tell your state rep to stand up for health care!

We need the House to act on three bills by 11:59pm on Wednesday, June 7! These three pro-consumer bills have passed the Senate.  Now we need the House to pass them without amendment. More on the bills below – here’s … Continue reading

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We can’t wait! Take action against high Rx costs!

Time is running out for the CT House of Representatives to pass important health care consumer protections! Tell your State Representative and House Leadership to act this week! Last week the Senate passed a bill, Senate Bill 445, that protects … Continue reading

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#Fight4Better is What We Need

By Lynne Ide Here we are in week three of the legislative session in Hartford.  What is going to happen with health care? All eyes have been focused on Washington, D.C. and the health care agendas put forth by President … Continue reading

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Big Pharma “Getting Away with Murder”

By Jill Zorn Wednesday evening while the Senate started down the unconscionable road of repealing the Affordable Care Act, Bernie Sanders took to the floor to talk about a completely different topic:  that prescription drug prices are getting higher and … Continue reading

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Big Pharma Building their War Chest to Protect High Profits

By Jill Zorn As our recent blog explained, the public is increasingly worried about rising prescription drug prices, a concern that is being echoed by national and state-based policy makers.  The pharmaceutical corporations, worried about their stock prices and their … Continue reading

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Prescription drug costs are out of control

By Jill Zorn Prescription drug costs are out of control and people are starting to notice. The latest Kaiser Family Foundation tracking poll found that 77% of people believe that prescription drugs costs are “unreasonable” up from 72% a year … Continue reading

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