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FTC Proposals / Drug Prices #240600

CBS Evening News for Monday, Jun 02, 1975
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(Studio) FTC (Federal Trade Commission) proposes regulations to wipe out all state laws preventing advertising of prescription drug prices.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Modest Washington, DC survey of 1 blood pressure drug reveals variance in prices from $9.68 to $12.50. Details of regulations explained. [American Pharmaceutical Assoc. director William APPLE - doesn't think advertising drug prices in consumers' best interest.] [FTC chairperson Lewis ENGMAN - says present system with regard to drug prices hurt consumer.]
REPORTER: Barry Serafin

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Serafin, Barry
Duration:
00:02:30

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