DPCC REPORT: Democrats are Taking on Drug Companies to Lower the Cost of Medicine

July 27, 2022

During a Press Conference Today, Chairwoman Stabenow, Chairman Wyden, and Senator Klobuchar, along with AARP and Patients for Affordable Drugs Now, Highlighted Impact of Prescription Drugs Legislation

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Senate Democratic Policy and Communications Committee Chairwoman Debbie Stabenow (D-MI), Senate Democratic Policy and Communications Committee Vice Chairman Joe Manchin (D-WV), and Senate Democratic Policy and Communications Committee Vice Chairman Cory Booker (D-NJ) today released a report on the Democrats’ prescription drugs legislation and the plan to make drugs affordable and accessible for all Americans.

Today, Chairwoman Stabenow, Chairman Ron Wyden (D-OR), and Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) were joined by AARP and Patients for Affordable Drugs Now at a press conference on the legislation. AARP CEO Jo Ann Jenkins, Patients for Affordable Drugs Now founder David Mitchell, and retired police officer and advocate Larry spoke about how the bill will impact their lives and the lives of Americans. You can watch the video of the press conference here.

The full report is below and can be found here.