RESIDENTS, REP. RASKIN SHARE FRUSTRATION WITH DRUG PRICES AT FORUM
SILVER SPRING – Audience members told horror stories of rationing their diabetic medicine or not being able to afford their child’s inhaler at a March 16 community forum on “Busting High Drug Prices” sponsored by the Right Care Alliance, a grassroots coalition of medical professionals and patients.
U.S. Rep. Jamie Raskin (D-8) called high prescription drug costs an issue “close to my heart,” as a colon cancer survivor.
“I was inducted into the world of hospitals, medicine and all that stuff,” he told the small audience gathered at Northwood High School in Silver Spring.
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