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Quote of the Day: John Stossel On the Dangers of Government Drug Price Controls

In our recent weekly Liberty Update commentary entitled "On Pharmaceuticals, HHS Contemplates Disastrous New Price Controls," we explain how government price controls undermine intellectual property (IP) rights, stifle American innovation and ultimately punish consumers in the form of fewer new pharmaceuticals.  We therefore encourage the Trump Administration to rethink a toxic new proposal along those lines, and instead pursue a course more in accord with its generally excellent stewardship of our economy and markets to date.

In his latest weekly commentary entitled "Not Healthy to Be Naive," John Stossel agrees, and in a nice blurb explains the real-world consequences of drug price controls:

. [G]overnment-run systems save money by freeloading off American innovation.  American…[more]

November 19, 2018 • 11:18 am

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