IN THE MEDIA
AFFORDABLE DRUG MANUFACTURING ACT WOULD HELP LOWER PRESCRIPTION DRUG PRICES IN ILLINOIS
Mar 23, 2021
A bill in Illinois would attempt to reduce the price of prescription drugs in the state. The Affordable Drug Manufacturing Act would make the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) enter partnerships with drug manufacturers to increase competition and increase access to generic drugs.
Representative Dagmara Avelar filed HB 3583 in February.
2020 CHICAGO SUN-TIMES ENDORSEMENT: DAGMARA ‘DEE’ AVELAR FOR ILLINOIS HOUSE IN 85TH DISTRICT
Oct 3, 2020
Avelar seeks improved health care access and the rebuilding of municipal water departments. She also wants term limits on legislative leadership positions.