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State’s voters will be able weigh in on drug pricing proposal
San Francisco Business Times

California voters will soon be able to vote on how much the state pays for prescription drugs, after a ballot measure addressing the issue qualified for the 2016 ballot this week. Backed by the California AIDS Healthcare Foundation, the proposal, if passed, would bar any state agency from paying more for a prescription drug than what the federal U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs pays.