Editorial

Editorial

Power to change prescription drug prices

The more things change, the more they stay the same. Prescription drug prices are a local, state and national issue. Many politicians have said they are reaching across party lines to solve a problem all their constituents face. However, we have too many lawmakers focused exclusively on maneuvering for re-election as their primary mission. Too many are representing big donors, lobbyists and the health and drug industry at the expense of their constituents who, too often, get little more than lip service.