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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(Chicago: Cynthia Bowers) The Supreme Court decision allowing Maine to try a prescription drug plan forcing major drug companies to reduce prices for the poor & uninsured featured; details given about pressure from states for prescription drug reform; price increases cited for the popular drugs Prilosec & Pravachol; map shown of supporting states. [Maine resident Viola QUIRION- says today is a great day.] [Former Maine Senate majority leader Chellie PINGREE- says it sends a huge signal to big pharmaceutical manufacturers.] [Illinois Governor Rod BLAGOJEVICH- says the genie is out of the bottle.]
- Rather, Dan;
- Bowers, Cynthia
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