"With the addition of a prescription drug benefit to Medicare, expect the next debate to be about costs. Just don't expect to hear the words `price controls' too often, at least not from the left. It knows that phrase worries a lot of people, as it should. ... Indeed, it is precisely the fact that the U.S. is the only major industrialized nation with a free market for pharmaceuticals that our industry has produced so many lifesaving drugs in recent years. ... Take away the chance to profit, and you take away the reason to innovate. Conservatives should resist. The best way to do so is to talk plainly about what's being proposed."
-Investor's Business Daily