"While most health care stakeholders are working together to find ways to lower costs, drugmakers remain focused on strategies to keep them inflated," AHIP spokesman Brendan Buck said.
In a first, Obama admin. releases data on financial ties between drug and device makers and doctors →
Voting on the GOP-backed bill rather than beginning a new initiative would be "more effective in helping out-of-work Americans get the training they need," said Brendan Buck, a spokesman for House Speaker John Boehner, Ohio Republican.
Biden to lead $600 million work force training effort →