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Most Favored Nation Policy Is Unfavorable to U.S. Biopharmaceutical Research

Back in September, President Trump signed an Executive Order ordering the Department of Health and Human Services to implement a most favored nation (MFN) policy for pharmaceutical reimbursement in Medicare.

November 20, 2020 — Elizabeth Wright 1605892168

HHS Says NO to AGs Trying to Steal Patents

HHS sends a clear message to AGs regarding march-in rights.

August 19, 2020 — Elizabeth Wright 1597864551

CAGW Tells HHS to Reject State AGs Request to Steal Gilead’s Patent

CAGW urges the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services to not steal Gilead's patent, which was requested by state attorney generals. 

CCAGW Joins Coalition Concerned about the SCRIPTS Act

July 14, 2020

RE:  Stopping Censorship, Restoring Integrity, and Protecting Talkies Act, SCRIPT Act, S. 3835

Dear Senators:

Conservatives and Libertarians are rightly concerned about censorship.  While we work to protect our 1st Amendment rights at home, conservative leaders have also highlighted totalitarian regimes around the world that impose restrictions on freedom of speech and thought -- from the Great Firewall of China to social media censorship in the Middle East to Russian threats to freedom of the press.

Coalition Urges the Protection of Biomedical Intellectual Property Rights

CCAGW joins coalition in opposition to proposals that would stifle biomedical property rights and innovation.

Creativity in Fighting the Coronavirus Should Be Focus on World IP Day

April 26 is World IP Day and should be dedicated to celebrating the creativity in the fight against the coronavirus.

April 24, 2020 — Deborah Collier 1587747985

South Africa Law Would Put IP in Jeopardy

A pending bill in South Africa could lead to intellectual property theft.

April 2, 2020 — Deborah Collier 1585858745

No Patents = No Drugs or Medical Devices

This is not the time to promote a radical agenda to take advantage of the coronavirus crisis.

March 30, 2020 — Elizabeth Wright 1585591054

Capitalism and Free Markets Will Help Us Through Pandemics

As the U.S. faces its biggest health crisis in 100 years, Americans anxiously await effective treatments and a vaccine for the COVID-19 virus.

March 24, 2020 — Elizabeth Wright 1585082687

USMCA a Win for North American Trade and Economic Growth

USMCA heads to President Trump's desk, after Senate passes the bill 89-10.

January 16, 2020 — Deborah Collier 1579195077

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