Imagine the vast wealth Congress throws at wealthy Pharma! Countless $billions, much of it openly wasteful.
US law, for example, bans Medicare from negotiating drug prices. They’re required to pay pharmaceutical firms whatever they demand, costing Americans many $billions extra every year.
President Obama has proposed to end this hugely wasteful policy.
Let’s see if GOP leadership is really about efficient government and cutting costs, or if it’s actually about nothing more than providing lavish giveaways to rich donors: