Senate candidate Cheri Beasley talks drug prices, abortion, campaign at Gastonia pharmacy

Democrat Cheri Beasley sat down this month at a Gastonia pharmacy with advocates of lowering prescription drug prices as she campaigns to flip the ...

September 24, 2022
4:54 AM

Democrat Cheri Beasley sat down this month at a Gastonia pharmacy with advocates of lowering prescription drug prices as she campaigns to flip the U.S. Senate seat in North Carolina.The former chief justice of North Carolina's Supreme Court mostly listened as seven people talked about their struggles to pay for medications for serious diseases ranging from diabetes to cancer."We all have our stories," Donnamarie Woodson, a north Charlotte resident and two-time cancer survivor, told Beasley Sept. 16 as the eight of them sat in a circle.

Kevin Ellis