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Forum About Rising Drug Costs Jan. 6 In Ellicott City

January 9, 2020

The forum about rising drug costs will be the first of a series of events around the state.... Read more »

Chair of Maryland Prescription Drug Affordability Board to host forum Monday at Ellicott City senior center

Van Mitchell, the chair of the new Maryland Prescription Drug Affordability Board, will lead a forum at an Ellicott City senior center to hear about rising drug costs, the first of a series of events around the state to hear from the public about the burden of paying for their medications.... Read more »

Maryland officials and health care advocates hope to make prescription drugs more affordable

Bipartisanship was on full display Monday as Maryland elected officials and health care advocates came together to kick off the first public discussion forum on a state prescription drug board that will have the power to set upper payment limits for high-priced prescription drugs purchased or paid for by state and local governments.... Read more »

Chair of Maryland Prescription Drug Affordability Board to host forum Monday at Ellicott City senior center

January 2, 2020

Van Mitchell, the chair of the new Maryland Prescription Drug Affordability Board, will lead a forum at an Ellicott City senior center to hear about rising drug costs, the first of a series of events around the state to hear from the public about the burden of paying for their medications.... Read more »

Clock ticking on lower prescription drug prices

April 4, 2019

It’s time for the General Assembly to stand with the people — those across the state who simply can’t afford to pay more for their medications — to make prescription drugs more affordable for Marylanders.... Read more »

Media Advisory

March 27, 2019

House Overwhelmingly Approves Legislation to Create a Prescription Drug Affordability Board To Curb Drug Costs for Local and State Government... Read more »

County executives push for prescription drug board

January 10, 2019

The leaders of Maryland’s biggest jurisdictions are backing a state bill that would possibly lower drug prices in Maryland.... Read more »

Local Maryland Officials To Support Prescription Drug Board

January 3, 2019

Leading local officials in Maryland’s largest counties are expected to support a proposal to create a state board to review the affordability of prescription drugs.... Read more »

County executives endorse legislation to regulate prescription drug costs

A large bipartisan group of county executives converged Thursday to support state legislation designed to regulate, stabilize and reduce the high cost of prescription medicine.... Read more »

Md. county executives back drug affordability measure

All of Maryland’s county executives Thursday endorsed a proposal to rein in prescription drug prices by creating a drug affordability board in Maryland.... Read more »