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NRLN President Bill Kadereit makes opening remarks at NRLN’s 2015 Annual Leadership Conference


Chairman of RxRights, Lee Graczyk, shared his views on prescription drug importation from Canada and the need for legislation that would authorize Medicare competitive bidding on prescription drugs.


Marta Bascom, NRLN Executive Director, talks about the new 114th Congress. Listening is Michael Calabrese, NRLN Legislative Adviser.


NRLN President Bill Kadereit (left) explains to Kerry Allen (center) staff member for Minnesota Senator Amy Klobuchar the NRLN’s support for the importation of prescription drugs from Canada. Senator Klobuchar is a cosponsor of S. 122 the Safe and Affordable Drugs from Canada Act. At right are Marta Bascom, NRLN Executive Director and Lee Graczyk, Chairman of RxRights.


George Washington University Professor Brian Briley reviews findings of a study on the cost of Medicare and Medicare Advantage plans. Listening is NRLN Executive Director Marta Bascom.


NRLN President Bill Kadereit talks with Matthew McMurray, Legislative Assistant to Congresswoman Louise Slaughter (NY-25) about the need to have a representative to sponsor in the House a companion bill to S. 122 the Safe and Affordable Drugs from Canada Act.


Joe Dombrowski, President, Lucent Retirees Organization, and a constituent of Arizona Senator John McCain thanks David Bennett, a staff member for Senator McCain, for the Senator’s introduction of S. 122 the Safe and Affordable Drugs from Canada Act. Also participating in the meeting are NRLN leaders Bill Kadereit and Marta Bascom.


Bob Martina (right), NRLN Vice President – Grassroots, meets with Robb Walton a staff member for Louisiana Senator Bill Cassidy.


Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12), 4th from the left, meets with Michigan retirees representing National Chrysler Retirement Organization, Detroit Edison Alliance of Retirees and General Motors Retirees Chapter.

South Dakota delegation

Continental breakfast with South Dakota Congressional Delegation (l-r) Senator Mike Rounds, Rep. Kristi Noem, Ron Henson, NCRO member, Senator John Thune, Cheryl VanVliet, DEAR member, and NRLN President Bill Kadereit.

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