Cummings Plans Meeting With Trump On High Drug Prices
Cummings plans meeting with Trump on high drug prices
A leading House Democrat said he is planning to meet with President Trump to discuss how to fight high drug prices.
Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., told the Washington Examiner Tuesday that a date for the meeting has not been scheduled. He said Trump asked for the meeting.
Cummings said that the meeting with Trump is “a big deal for me” as prescription drugs are one of his top priorities. Cummings has led several investigations in Congress alongside Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., on high drug prices.
Trump has repeatedly broken with Republican orthodoxy and attacked drug companies for raising high prices. …