Trump Shames Pfizer, Others For Raising Drug Prices, Pledges Retaliation

By Donna Haseley / July 9, 2018 at 3:11 PM
President Donald Trump on Monday (July 9) publicly shamed Pfizer and other drug companies for raising drug prices just weeks after he had told the nation the industry would lower their prices, and tweeted that he would “respond!” Trump's Monday morning tweet: “Pfizer & others should be ashamed that they have raised drug prices for no reason. They are merely taking advantage of the poor & others unable to defend themselves, while at the same time giving bargain basement prices...

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