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Transparent Drug Pricing Act

Senator Rick Scott sits at a Tampa at the Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce along with Chairman Jamie Harden.
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U.S. Senator, and former Florida Governor, Rick Scott met with health care professionals , local lawmakers and patients Monday morning at the Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce to discuss his efforts to make health care affordable.

Two of Florida’s leaders have very different ideas about how to make medications more affordable for patients. 

United States Sen. Rick Scott was in Fort Myers on Friday to talk about passing federal legislation to tackle the rising costs of pharmaceutical drugs.