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Why are drug prices still going up despite Trump promises?

Clip: 09/26/2018 | 6m 41s Video has closed captioning.

President Trump made reducing drug prices a focus of his campaign, and his administration has taken some steps to do so. But a recent analysis of more than 26,000 U.S. brand name prescription drugs found 96 price hikes for every one price cut in the first seven months of this year. Judy Woodruff learns more from Elisabeth Rosenthal of Kaiser Health News.

Aired: 09/26/18

Rating: NR

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