Trump Announces Plan to Lower Some U.S. Drug PricesPresident Trump on Thursday announced a plan to lower prices for some prescription drugs, saying it would stop unfair practices that force Americans to pay much more than people in other countries for the same medications.
Trump Plan to Reduce Drug Prices Goes Easy on Big PharmaPres. Trump's long-promised plan to bring down drug prices, unveiled Friday, would mostly spare the pharmaceutical industry he previously accused of "getting away with murder."
Bernie Sanders Rallies Support For Proposition 61 In San FranciscoFormer U.S. presidential contender Sen. Bernie Sanders hosted a rally in San Francisco Saturday in support of Proposition 61.
'Most Hated' CEO Buys South City Pharmaceutical CompanyMartin Shkreli, the man who called himself the "most hated CEO in America" is doing business in the Bay Area, purchasing a 70 percent stake in the South San Francisco drugmaker, KaloBios.
Gilead Sciences Doubles Its Profit To $12.1 Billion On Strength Of $1,000 Per Pill Hepatitis DrugA Bay Area pharmaceutical firm is among other top drug makers facing scrutiny over enormous profits, the price charged for drugs, and how much the company spends on marketing versus research and development.