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Opinion: Nancy Pelosi unveils 95% tax proposal on prescription medicines

By The Washington Examiner  
   September 20, 2019

Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday released a much-anticipated plan detailing House Democrats’ ideas to change the way people get prescription drugs. At the heart of the plan is a retroactive, 95% tax on up to 250 of the most common medicines. The only way out of paying this tax is if the drug becomes subject to strict government price controls and price caps. The House is expected to vote on Pelosi’s drug tax this fall.

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