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nd so, another working week will soon draw to a close. Not a moment too soon, yes? This is, you may recall, our treasured signal to daydream about weekend plans. Once again, we have a modest agenda. We plan to shoot pool with our shortest person, accompany Mrs. Pharmalot while she promenades with the official mascots, and catch up on our reading. And what about you? Enjoying the great outdoors is always a good option for clearing your thoughts. You could ponder the future by replaying the Comey testimony. Or simply make time for someone special. Well, whatever you do, have a grand time. But be safe. Enjoy, and see you soon …

Tackling high prices for prescriptions drugs is still “an absolute priority,” U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price told the Senate Finance Committee, Bloomberg News reports. Trump asked HHS for recommendations on policies to reduce costs, and Price said he instructed the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, the Food and Drug Administration, and the Health Resources and Services Administration to come up with proposals.

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