NH Voices: Sens. Cindy Rosenwald, Dan Feltes, Martha Fuller Clark and Tom Sherman — Prescription drug relief is long overdue in NH
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NO ONE SHOULD be forced to choose between their physical health and their financial health. Unfortunately, this is the case for many New Hampshire families who are counting on the Legislature to address skyrocketing prescription drug prices.
This week, Senate Democrats introduced six bills to tackle this crisis. We are working together to establish a wholesale prescription drug importation program, ban price gouging in the sale of prescription drugs, prohibit change in prescription drug insurance coverage in the middle of a plan year, make sure patients aren’t stuck paying for excess markups in the supply chain that drive up the cost of their prescriptions, increase prescription drug price transparency, protect a patient’s right to choose their pharmacy and establish a New Hampshire prescription drug affordability board.