June 10,2020

Grassley on Protecting Future Generations

Prepared Floor Remarks by U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley of Iowa

Chairman, Senate Finance Committee

Wednesday, June 10, 2020



The coronavirus pandemic underscores the vital contribution pharmaceutical sciences make for the nation’s public health, economic prosperity and our way of life.


It also confirms that we need a policy solution to treat soaring health care prices.


The American people want the best medical cures at prices they can afford to pay.


The Prescription Drug Pricing Reduction Act is a winning solution. Let’s get it to the president’s desk without delay.


It will help secure our American way of life in a post-pandemic world for generations to come.