March To End High Drug Prices Main Event Congress Must End High Drug Prices END HIGH DRUG PRICES: We’re live talking with Rep. Lloyd Doggett, Rep. Jan Schakowsky, Dr. Abdul El-Sayed, about real life health care stories and why Congress must act to #EndHighDrugPrices. (via act.tv) Posted by Families USA on Monday, June 1, 2020 […]

While high drug prices continue to be a source for constant debate among lawmakers, for millions of America’s families, they are a painful and burdensome reality that often force them to choose between the basic necessities of life. For example, nearly one in three consumers facing higher drug prices cut-back on ​basic necessities, such as buying food to account for the […]

More than 7 in 10 voters want to see action on prescription drug prices from their elected officials. Are you one of them? If so, join Act to End High Drug Prices so you can share your story, get plugged into the latest drug pricing action at the federal and state levels, and be a […]

   

Sandra Wilkniss Director of Complex Care Policy and Senior Fellow SWilkniss@familiesusa.org

In 2020, Congress has the opportunity to pass momentous legislation that would make drugs more affordable to everyone in our country. The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) estimates $456 billion in government savings from Title I of H.R. 3 over ten years. Businesses and consumers would also save money through lower health insurance premiums. While the bill […]