EpiPen executive to answer to lawmakers

Posted at 6:33 PM, Sep 15, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-15 18:33:01-04

The head of the company that hiked EpiPen prices will now have to answer to lawmakers.

Mylan CEO, Heather Bresch, will testify at a House Committee meeting next Wednesday, Sept. 21.

Over the last few years the prices for the life-saving medication have increased by 500 percent. Lawmakers say they'll question Bresch about that huge increase and look at way's to speed up approving generics for the medicine.

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