VIDEO: Big Pharma’s Big Windfall

On this week’s Daily Poster/Breaking Points discussion, Andrew Perez discusses how lobbying saved the drug industry nearly half a trillion dollars.
VIDEO: Big Pharma’s Big Windfall

Each week, we partner with Breaking Points to review some of The Daily Poster’s most impactful reporting. In this week’s discussion, Andrew Perez talks with Krystal and Saagar about how pharmaceutical companies’ massive lobbying and advertising campaign successfully prompted Democrats to water down their promised drug pricing plan, and in the process saved the drug industry roughly half a trillion dollars.

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