Congress concerned about drug prices

March 31, 2009 3:46:50 PM PDT
If you're concerned about high prescription drug prices, Congress is too.

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Lawmakers are considering a law to get more generic drugs on the market.

The law would prevent brand-name drug companies from paying off their competitors if they agree not to produce cheaper generic drugs.

The Federal Trade Commission told Congress we're wasting billions of dollars on name-brands when generics would work just as well.

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