Prescription Drug Importation

November 20, 2003

Members will hear testimony regarding the cost of prescription drugs in the United States, the effect of such prices on consumers, and the potential benefit of allowing consumers to purchase and import such drugs from other countries. Chairman McCain will preside. Following is a tentative witness list (not necessarily in order of appearance):


Opening Remarks

  • The Honorable Rick Santorum

  • The Honorable Debbie Stabenow

    United States Senator
  • The Honorable John McCain

  • The Honorable Gil Gutknecht

  • The Honorable Bernie Sanders

    United States Senator

Witness Panel 1

  • Mr. John M. Taylor

  • The Honorable Tim Pawlenty

Witness Panel 2

  • Mr. Donald MacArthur

  • Mr. Carmen A. Catizone

  • Mr. Lewis Lubka

  • Dr. David Funderburk