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House Dems Introduce Bill to Prevent Big Pharma Price-Gouging During Covid-19 Pandemic

The legislation was applauded as necessary to combat Trump’s “sycophancy to drug corporations” that is “endangering the nation’s pandemic response.”

On the heels of polling that showed 88% of Americans worry Big Pharma will exploit the ongoing pandemic to hike drug prices, House Democrats on Monday introduced two bipartisan bills to prevent price-gouging for Covid-19 treatments and vaccines and to strengthen oversight of federal spending on coronavirus research and development.

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