Inside Drug Pricing - 10/07/2019

Trump Says Florida Will Be Able To Import Drugs From Canada ‘Soon’

By Rachel Cohrs / October 3, 2019 at 4:36 PM
President Donald Trump said Thursday (Oct. 3) that his administration will “soon” allow states to import drugs from Canada. The president also said he didn’t mind if drug companies’ stocks went down because of his drug pricing policies, though he also wants to keep drug makers profitable. Trump gave Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) a shoutout and asked HHS Secretary Alex Azar when the state would be allowed to import drugs from Canada. Four states including Florida have passed laws...

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