Prescription Drugs

Senator Daschle and Representative Gephardt spoke to reporters after a recent meeting with representatives from the advocacy group Families… read more

Senator Daschle and Representative Gephardt spoke to reporters after a recent meeting with representatives from the advocacy group Families USA, which released a report on drug prices joined President Clinton at the White House. They called on congress to pass prescription drug benefits for Medicare recipients. Among the issues they discussed was the growing cost on prescription drugs and the burden these costs are placing on seniors and the disabled. They also responded to questions from reporters. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Prescription Drugs

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Program ID:
156806-1
Category:
News Conference
Format:
Congressional News Conference
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 26, 2000
Last Aired:
Apr 27, 2000

Airing Details

  • Apr 26, 2000 | 2:58pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 26, 2000 | 5:41pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 26, 2000 | 8:50pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 27, 2000 | 1:30am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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