prescription drug affordability board

Senator Grant Hauschild Slams Big Pharma for Attack Ads, Touts Work to Make Prescription Drugs More Affordable

Northland Senator says Prescription Drug Affordability Board will Reduce the Cost of Prescription Drugs and Reign in Greedy Pharmaceutical Companies

SAINT PAUL, Minn. — Senator Grant Hauschild (DFL — Hermantown) appeared at a press conference Friday morning to address recent attack ads displaying misleading information related to his support for a Prescription Drug Affordability Board that would reduce the outrageous costs of prescription drugs. Click here to watch Senator Hauschild’s comments at the press conference.

Senator Kelly Morrison Votes Yes for Commerce and Consumer Protection Budget that Includes Her Bill Creating a Prescription Drug Affordability Board

SAINT PAUL, Minn. – The Minnesota Senate passed the Commerce and Consumer Protection Omnibus Budget Friday in a bipartisan vote of 35-32. The bill includes Senator Kelly Morrison’s legislation to establish a Prescription Drug Affordability Board. “This legislation is a critical first step in lowering the cost of prescription drugs for Minnesotans,” said Sen. Morrison.

Senate Commerce and Consumer Protection Committee Advances Senator Kelly Morrison’s Legislation to Prevent Prescription Drug Price Gouging

SAINT PAUL, Minn. – The Senate Commerce and Consumer Protection Committee advanced Senator Kelly Morrison’s legislation (SF 168) prohibiting exorbitant prescription drug price hikes and establishing a prescription drug affordability board today. The legislation will help address the high cost of prescription drugs for Minnesotans, said Sen. Morrison.