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Drug Trump Touted Costs $300,000 a Year


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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