Because this deal is to allow reimportation of prescription drugs from Canada. Big Pharma has a deal with the Democrats. At least they think they do. But this reform is being pushed by a Democrat. Co-sponsored by a Republican.
Bipartisan support for fundamental health care changes. Regulation that the Congress actually has a role in! But corrupt politicians who make secret deals with campaign supporters will not allow it to see the light of day --> Web Link
The answer? VOTE THEM ALL OUT. Corruption is the order of the day in Congress. Send them packing.