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November 14, 2019 Health Care Voter

RELEASE: Affordable Insulin NOW & Lower Drug Prices Now Host Premiere and Panel Discussion of “Across the Bridge” on World Diabetes Day

Today, Affordable Insulin NOW, the Lower Drug Prices Now campaign, and various partners hosted the premiere and panel discussion of ‘Across the Bridge,’ a new short film that takes the audience on a must-see caravan journey from the United States to London, Ontario — the birthplace of insulin — with a group of advocates in search of affordable insulin. Read More

November 8, 2019 BLAVITY

Priced Out: Why Affordable Insulin Is A Necessity, Not An Option

When my doctor put me on an insulin pump in 2018, I went to a local pharmacy to pick up my maintenance supply of insulin and was told the price was $600 for two vials. This price was a huge jump from my previous maintenance cost of $75 for 3 boxes of novolog pens. After speaking with the pharmacist, I learned there was nothing they could do for me. Instinctively, I called my insurance company. Read More

October 4, 2019 Colorado Times Recorder

Activist Tries to Find Gardner at Trump Tower in New York

“Have you seen Cory Gardner yet?” I asked Laura Packard, as she was trekking through New York today. No. But she’s convinced she’s getting close. As a National Co-chair of Health Care Voter, Packard knows Gardner is the featured attraction at this weekend’s “Trump Victory Committee’s Fall Retreat” in New York City. Read More

September 25, 2019 Health Care Voter

RELEASE: Health Care Voter Calls for Bold Action on Drug Prices

Today, Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi and members of Congress joined Health Care Voter and other health care advocates to discuss the right path forward to lower prescription drug prices, and applauded Speaker Pelosi’s bill as a positive step forward.   Read More