Emotional Hearing Held In Washington About Impact Of High Drug Costs On PatientsThere was emotional testimony in Washington on Friday before a Committee led by Congressman Elijah Cummings, investigating the skyrocketing costs of prescription drugs.
Prescription Drug Board, Measures To Protect Students From Sexual Abuse Take Effect On Monday In Md.Measures to protect students from sexual abuse and to examine ways of lowering high prescription drug costs are among new laws taking effect in Maryland this week.
Maryland House Passes Prescription Drug Affordability Bill, Moves To SenateThe House of Delegates voted 98-40 on Wednesday for the bill. It has been described as a first-of-its-kind in the nation and a priority of Democrats, who control the General Assembly.
Md. Health Officials Call for Drug Affordability LegislationThe Maryland General Assembly is considering a pair of Senate and House bills that would fight prescription drug price increases.