AARP Arkansas Town Hall on Rx Drug Costs



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Amy Kelbick discusses HR 3 and the effect it would have on prescription drug prices.
Amy Kelbick explains why many prescription drugs are manufactured overseas.
Why has the cost of certain drugs - such as insulin - suddenly increased? Amy Kelbick explains:


AARP Arkansas held this Access Live event to discuss recent legislative efforts to lower the cost of prescription drugs. Joining Associate State Director Ness Nehus was Amy Kelbick, Senior Legislative Representative of AARP National. Amy discussed what is happening at the federal level with prescription drug prices, and addressed participant questions about topics such as reducing the importation of prescription drugs, frustration with the inability to negotiate prices, the reasons behind the high price of drugs, and more information about the Lower Drug Costs Now Act (HR 3).