Tele-town Hall with Senator Schumer on Rx Costs

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Senator Chuck Schumer answered a question about why we can't import prescription drugs from other countries.
Senator Schumer answered a question about why Medicare can't negotiate prices.
The senator answered a question about if we'll have drug prices comparable to Canada's prices.

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AARP New York hosted this Access Live event to speak with members about lowering the price of prescription drugs and other issues of pressing concern for the 50-plus community and their families. This event featured United States Senator Chuck Schumer, who spoke about banning the pay for delay deals between drug companies. Participants asked questions regarding why the US can’t import prescription drugs from other countries, why Medicare can’t negotiate prices, and if the US will ever have drug prices comparable to Canada’s prices.