With Your Help We Won the Fight to Lower Rx Prices
November 29, 2022 @ 10:00 AM EST
AARP Connecticut hosted this Access Live event to discuss the Inflation Reduction Act which lowers prescription drug prices. This event featured Congressman John Larson, representative for Connecticut’s 1st district and David Certner, Legislative Counsel, AARP Governmental Affairs. They discussed specific benefits of the Inflation Reduction Act, such as decreasing the deficit, reducing insulin costs, and free vaccines. Participants asked questions regarding who the benefits will impact, the donut hole, and if this legislation will negatively affect drug companies from innovating new drugs.