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As Trump Ledges Lower Drug Prices—Again—Pharma CEOs Voice Skepticism With His Plans

President Donald Trump on Thursday again pledged to quickly lower drug prices in the U.S. Stickers will “soon be lowered massively,” Trump tweeted Thursday, indirectly touting a group of executive orders he signed last Friday.

But though Big Pharma CEOs called out their concerns with the plans during this week’s analyst calls—especially Trump’s effort to tie U.S. prices to lower stickers abroad—they also doubted that the moves could be implemented this year.

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