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By Dr. Roger Stark
Washington Policy Center 

The TRIPS waiver would give away patent and copyright protection


Last updated 8/24/2021 at 9:10am

Liberals in Congress are actively campaigning to force price controls on drug manufacturers. The House has already passed bills that would limit the amount of money pharmaceutical companies can charge for drugs. The fate of this proposed legislation is uncertain in the U.S. Senate.

At the same time, the Biden Administration and others on the political left are attacking the companies that have made the COVID-19 vaccines. They seek a waiver to the 1994 TRIPS Act, which was accepted by all countries in the World Trade Organization. The Biden Administration recently announced the U.S. would su...

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