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Democratic VP Nominee Edwards Bolsters Kerry’s “Affordable Health Care” Agenda

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Sen. Edwards is an advocate of stricter DTC regulation, generic patent law reform, comparative effectiveness research and DoJ investigation of manufacturer “price gouging.”

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