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HOLD BIG PHARMA ACCOUNTABLE FOR THE OPIOID EPIDEMIC
Health & Wellness  (tags: drugs, medicine, Big Pharma, greed, opioids, petitions )

Freya
- 33 days ago - signherenow.org
It's appalling: big pharmaceutical companies make obscene profits selling opioids, while tens of thousands of Americans die of overdoses every year.
HOLD BIG PHARMA ACCOUNTABLE FOR THE OPIOID EPIDEMIC
Health & Wellness  (tags: drugs, medicine, Big Pharma, greed, petitions )

Freya
- 36 days ago - signherenow.org
It's appalling: big pharmaceutical companies make obscene profits selling opioids, while tens of thousands of Americans die of overdoses every year.
Oppose the Latest Pharma Merger
Health & Wellness  (tags: Big Pharma, monopolies, drugs, medicines, greed, petitions )

Freya
- 59 days ago - actionnetwork.org
Bristol-Myers Squibb is spending $74 billion to buy out a rival, Celgene. It would be the largest pharmaceutical merger ever. We've already seen the result of mergers in the pharma industry - drug prices soar. It happened to the Epi-Pen and others.
Hold Big Pharma Accountable
Health & Wellness  (tags: drugs, pharmaceuticals, medicines, Big Pharma, greed, petitions )

Freya
- 71 days ago - actionnetwork.org
Many Americans go without life-saving medicines or go bankrupt because they can't afford the costs of the care they need. Drug prices have continued to soar while drug companies do everything in their power to keep raking in profit.
Don't Let Speaker Pelosi Cut a Big Pharma-Friendly Deal With Trump
Health & Wellness  (tags: Big Pharma, drugs, medicine, greed, price gouging, petitions )

Freya
- 80 days ago - act.credoaction.com
It doesn't seem possible that Democrats want to maintain the high price of prescription drugs. But Nancy Pelosi is planning to cut a deal with Trump to allow corporate-friendly, third-party arbitration panels to set pharmaceutical prices.
Stop Insurance Companies From Discriminating Against Women
Health & Wellness  (tags: health insurance, discrimination, greed, sexism, petitions )

Freya
- 164 days ago - thebreastcancersite.greatergood.com
Did you know that insurance providers, on average, charge women up to 50% more for health care than men? Health insurance providers use this shady tactic, better known as gender rating, to unjustly procure more money from women.
Access to Potable Water Is a Human Right!
Health & Wellness  (tags: resources, water, greed, petitions )

Freya
- 185 days ago - act.corporateaccountability.org
All people should have access to safe, clean water at rates they can afford. But for decades, the World Bank has been laying the groundwork to push dangerous water privatization schemes in Lagos, Nigeria, the largest city on the African continent.
Pass Elizabeth Warren's Plan to End Price Gouging By Drug Companies
Health & Wellness  (tags: drugs, medicine, greed, price gouging, prescriptions, petitions )

Freya
- 203 days ago - act.boldprogressives.org
Big corporations have rigged the pharmaceutical markets to line their pockets and limit competition. As a result, prescription drug prices are crushing families. Millions of Americans health is at risk because they can't afford their prescriptions.
Vote No on Cutting Our Healthcare
Health & Wellness  (tags: insurance, health care, greed, injustice, petitions )

Freya
- 287 days ago - actionnetwork.org
The Republican plan would take away health care from more than 30 million Americans, increase premiums and deductibles for everyone with insurance, and put consumers at the mercy of big health insurance companies again.
It's Time to Pass Legislation to Disclose Drug Costs to the Public
Health & Wellness  (tags: drugs, pharmaceuticals, medicine, prices, greed, petitions )

Freya
- 297 days ago - act.civicaction.com
Your health should always be more important than corporate profits. Disclosing the reasoning behind price hikes is the first step towards ending the manipulation of prescription drug prices.
People Before Profits!
Health & Wellness  (tags: drugs, medicine, Big Pharma, costs, greed, petitions )

Freya
- 409 days ago - thebreastcancersite.greatergood.com
Price hikes are forcing ordinary Americans to sacrifice their health for the sake of pharmaceutical companies' profits.
Sign Robert Reich's Petition in Support of Letting Medicare and Medicaid Negotiate Lower Drug Prices
Health & Wellness  (tags: drugs, medicines, Big Pharma, greed, petitions, prescriptions )

Freya
- 414 days ago - act.democracyforamerica.com
In 2003, Big Pharma got a U.S. law prohibiting the government from using its considerable bargaining clout under Medicare and Medicaid to negotiate lower drug prices.
Demand Cheaper, More Dependable Health Care Coverage
Health & Wellness  (tags: health insurance, costs, prices, greed, petitions )

Freya
- 422 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Health insurance companies are raking it in - even as they raise out-of-pocket costs on struggling American families or leave patients scrambling to access their doctors or medicine.
Demand Congress Lower Prescription Drug Prices
Health & Wellness  (tags: drugs, medicines, pharmaceuticals, prices, greed, petitions )

Freya
- 426 days ago - actionnetwork.org
Trump's cowardice in blocking Medicare from negotiating lower drug prices is more proof that he works for the drug industry, not the people.
Demand Congress Rein in the Abuses of the Greedy Pharmaceutical Industry
Health & Wellness  (tags: drugs, pharmaceuticals, corporations, greed, prices, pricing, pricing )

Freya
- 441 days ago - actionnetwork.org
A new report from Americans for Tax Fairness finds that the Pharma Big 10 re among the biggest winners from the Trump-GOP tax handouts. But they are passing $0 in savings along to consumers through reduced prices.
 

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