Pharmaceutical industry is put on the hot seat

08:01 EDT 19 Oct 2016 | Topix

After hearing various health-industry representatives and political figures voice concerns about drug prices over the course of two days, the state's Health Policy Commission welcomed a pharmaceutical group representative with something resembling praise, before grilling her on her industry's practices. "I hope you're well paid, because you have a tough job," commission Chairman Stuart Altman told Lisa Joldersma, vice president of policy and research for the trade group Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America.

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