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Phoebe Loosinhouse Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Oct-29-09 07:36 PM
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in the merger.

Feet to the fire time. Every single country on the face of the planet negotiates drug costs, except us until now.
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  -HEY! New House bill has Gov negotiating prices for Medicare drugs! H U G E Phoebe Loosinhouse  Oct-29-09 07:28 PM   #0 
  - Oh there's that unrec you always get with pharma stories! nt.  Phoebe Loosinhouse   Oct-29-09 07:30 PM   #1 
  - rec'd. WTF is with those unrec's on Phrma threads? nt  laughingliberal   Oct-29-09 07:32 PM   #5 
  - K and R  Ardent15   Oct-29-09 07:31 PM   #2 
  - Good news if they can hold the line...  Wounded Bear   Oct-29-09 07:32 PM   #3 
  - This is why I want to go back to school to study public policy.  Cant trust em   Oct-29-09 07:32 PM   #4 
  - Will this undo the WH deal with pharma about this?? nt  polichick   Oct-29-09 07:32 PM   #6 
  - The WH deal was that they wouldn't push for it.  Cant trust em   Oct-29-09 07:33 PM   #7 
     - Sure hope this stays in the final bill. nt  polichick   Oct-29-09 07:34 PM   #9 
  - "There is so much to assimilate in all of this"  Oregone   Oct-29-09 07:33 PM   #8 
  - Bill start out in their strong position. They get negotiated down.  Nikki Stone1   Oct-29-09 07:34 PM   #10 
  - nevermind. nt  Cant trust em   Oct-29-09 07:38 PM   #12 
  - Everyone - DO NOT LET THEM NEGOTIATE THIS OUT!!!!  Phoebe Loosinhouse   Oct-29-09 07:36 PM   #11 
  - This fits with my pet theory that cheap stem-cell therapy is about to become reality  tridim   Oct-29-09 07:48 PM   #13 
  - A healthy populous is good for the insurance companies. They pay out far less.  John Q. Citizen   Oct-29-09 08:03 PM   #16 
  - I certainly hope they do something to get rid of the assinine  old mark   Oct-29-09 07:50 PM   #14 
  - That is interesting. Since Obama made the deal with pharma, does that mean he will direct his  John Q. Citizen   Oct-29-09 07:51 PM   #15 
  - for medicare only? not for the mandated insurance everyone else has to buy?  unblock   Oct-29-09 08:07 PM   #17 
  - late night kick. What a day! nt  Phoebe Loosinhouse   Oct-29-09 10:15 PM   #18 

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