Emerging Trade Agreement Would Make Drugs Less Affordable

May 7, 2014

The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)—a trade agreement that the United States and 11 other Pacific-rim countries are negotiating—threatens to make prescription drugs less affordable for consumers and taxpayers. The Center on Budget and Policy Priorities recently joined with ten other organizations, including AARP and Consumers Union, to express our concerns to the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative.

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