Gene Editing Public opinion is unified on lowering prescription drug prices. Why are leaders settling for less? Posted on November 18, 2021 by Editorial Staff Democrats and Republicans are crystal clear in polls that they want government to be allowed to negotiate down high drug prices. Americans pay nearly three times as much for drugs as patients in dozens of other countries. Share on Facebook Tweet Follow us Share Share Share Share Share Editorial Staff COVID-19 in open schools and preschools in Norway Stranded by the pandemic, he had only travel insurance. It left him with a $38,000 bill.