Joe Biden Claims Trump Has Not Acted to Lower Medicare Drug Prices
CLAIM: President Donald Trump said he wanted to negotiate lower Medicare drug prices but he “has not done it.”
VERDICT: MOSTLY FALSE. Trump has issued several executive orders to lower Medicare drug prices — though critics want more action.
Former Vice President Joe Biden attacked Trump on Wednesday afternoon over Medicare drug prices, falsely claiming that Trump had not done anything about the problem.
“Even the president — he’s continued to lie about it — acknowledged early on that he thought Medicare should be able to negotiate drug prices overall,”...