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Cross Border Drugs

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Cross Border Drugs

Cross Border Drugs

Cross Border Drugs

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Vermont Public Radio's Steve Young joins Vermont senior citizens on a trip to Montreal to buy prescription drugs, which cost far less in Canada. Vermont Congressman Bernie Sanders has introduced a bill that would allow more Americans to take advantage of the lower prices of prescription medications sold in many other countries. But the pharmaceutical industry opposes the bill. The industry claims it needs to charge more in the United States so that it can invest in the development of new drugs which will eventually benefit American consumers.