Legislative Affairs

“One of the penalties of not participating in politics is that you will be governed by your inferiors.”

Plato

The mission of APCI’s Legislative Affairs division is to promote and protect the political and economic interests of all APCI members. In order to accomplish that mission, Legislative Affairs:

  • Provides lobbyist and/or legislative assistance in all APCI member states
  • Identifies pharmacy-friendly political candidates and generate funding to support them
  • Contributes to state associations and organizations with similar legislative focus
  • Identifies political leaders to meet and key meetings or conferences to attend
  • Establishes routine and structured legislative meetings in each state
  • Leverages APCI account representatives and staff personnel
  • Utilizes APCI's Board of Directors to attend selected legislative events
  • Encourages APCI member participation and support of NCPA
  • Maintains a Washington, D.C., presence, supporting NCPA and developing direct relationships

For more information about APCI's Legistative Affairs division, contact us or call (800) 532-2724.

Legislative Affairs News

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Jul

2018

Invite your Federal representatives to your pharmacy!

Congress will be taking a break in August, and this is a great time to invite your elected federal representatives to visit your pharmacy!

27

Jul

2018

Encourage your Federal representatives to support DIR legislation

Urge your legislators to co-sponsor legislation in both the U.S. Senate and the House of Representatives that would curb abusive DIR fees.

23

Jul

2018

NCPA Advocacy Update

Week ending July 20

16

Jul

2018

Legislative Affairs sets DC trip

As political pressure mounts on pharmacy benefit managers in statehouses across the country, APCI Legislative Affairs staff plan to turn up the heat with a visit to Washington, D.C.

16

Jul

2018

NCPA Advocacy Update

Week ending July 13

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