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Drug Trump Touted Costs $300,000 a Year

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by Reuters

President Donald Trump told Congress on Tuesday that more needs to be done to bring down “artificially high” prices for prescription drugs, while at the same time praising a drug that turns out to cost $300,000 per year.

During the televised address, Trump acknowledged in the audience Megan Crowley, a college student who has Pompe disease — a rare muscle disorder that can be treated with an expensive enzyme replacement therapy.

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