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Medicine: Prescription Drugs #591450

NBC Evening News for Monday, Feb 22, 1993
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Capitol: Lisa Myers) The high price of prescription drugs in the US, while the same drugs are much cheaper in Canada and Mexico, examined; the problems of one couple, the Ashbys, cited as an example. [Before Congressional committee, Turner ASHBY - calls for help with drug costs.] [Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association Gerald MOSSINGHOFF, health economist Peter ARNO - offer differing opinions on drug price policies.] Possibility that when Congress moves to rein in health care costs, the drug companies will be declared public enemy number one noted.

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Myers, Lisa
Duration:
00:02:00

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