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When it comes to pharma donations, Trump was with the elephant in the room - STAT (blog)



STAT (blog)
 
When it comes to pharma donations, Trump was with the elephant in the room 
STAT (blog)
ASHINGTON ? President Trump on Monday addressed a well-established tenet of life in Washington: The pharmaceutical industry has loads of money and doesn't hesitate to spend it on Congress. ?They contribute massive amounts of money to political ...
Trump says 'massive' campaign spending fuels rise in drug prices CNBC

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Congress, Pharmaceutical Industry accused of fueling Opioid Crisis, which is growing in central IL - CIproud.com



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Congress, Pharmaceutical Industry accused of fueling Opioid Crisis, which is growing in central IL 
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Joe Rannazzisi used to run the DEA's Office of Diversion Control, which regulates the pharmaceutical industry. A bill introduced in congress was promoted as a way to ensure that patients had access to needed medication. However, Rannazzisi and another ...

 


Trump leaning toward former pharma exec for health secretary - Politico



Politico
 
Trump leaning toward former pharma exec for health secretary 
Politico
President Donald Trump is leaning toward nominating Alex Azar, a former pharmaceutical industry executive and George W. Bush administration official, to serve as Health and Human Services secretary, according to two White House officials. If chosen ...
Trump considers former pharmaceutical executive to head HHS: Report Washington Times
Trump favors ex-pharma executive Azar for health secretary -Politico (LLY) Markets Insider
Ex-drugmaker exec top candidate to be Trump's new health chief: report The Hill
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Explosive '60 Minutes' investigation finds Congress and drug companies worked to cripple DEA's ability to fight ... - Business Insider



Business Insider
 
Explosive '60 Minutes' investigation finds Congress and drug companies worked to cripple DEA's ability to fight ... 
Business Insider
A joint investigation by The Washington Post and CBS's "60 Minutes" found that members of Congress alongside the pharmaceutical industry helped fuel the opioid crisis. Drug distributors ? the three biggest of which are Cardinal Health ...
Ex-DEA agent: Opioid crisis fueled by drug industry and Congress CBS News
Dems call for action following report on drug lobby's influence on opioid distribution WOWT
Trump Drug Czar Nominee Tom Marino Backs Out After Journalists Question Ties with Big Pharma MERRY JANE (blog)
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121nexus CEO Charlie Kim to Present with Medical Device & Pharmaceutical Industry Leaders at Global GS1 ... - Business Wire (press release)



121nexus CEO Charlie Kim to Present with Medical Device & Pharmaceutical Industry Leaders at Global GS1 ... 
Business Wire (press release)
BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--121nexus CEO Charlie Kim will present perspectives on The Surge for Data and Information at the upcoming Global GS1 Healthcare Conference on a panel led by Medtronic's Director of Engineering, Strategic Project ...

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The drug industry's triumph over the DEA - Washington Post



The drug industry's triumph over the DEA 
Washington Post
A handful of members of Congress, allied with the nation's major drug distributors, prevailed upon the DEA and the Justice Department to agree to a more industry-friendly law, undermining efforts to stanch the flow of pain pills, according to an ...

 


Federal court rejects Big Pharma request to halt insulin transparency law implementation - The Nevada Independent



The Nevada Independent
 
Federal court rejects Big Pharma request to halt insulin transparency law implementation 
The Nevada Independent
A federal court judge today denied a request by pharmaceutical industry representatives to preliminarily enjoin Nevada's first-in-the-nation insulin transparency law, rejecting arguments that the law would cause immediate and irreparable harm to ...

 


State rep introduces bill to regulate pharmaceutical industry - WISC - Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3



State rep introduces bill to regulate pharmaceutical industry - WISC 
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Rep. Deb Kolste, D-Janesville, introduced a pharmaceutical reform bill Thursday focusing largely on illuminating the process pharmaceutical companies ...

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Doctors With Strong Financial Ties To Pharma Are Found More Likely To Prescribe Brand-Name Drugs - Forbes



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Doctors With Strong Financial Ties To Pharma Are Found More Likely To Prescribe Brand-Name Drugs 
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Or is it because they have gotten financially entangled with the pharmaceutical industry in ways that cloud their clinical judgment? That's a possibility posed by a research team out of Harvard. The team evaluated the percentage of brand-name ...

 


Trump's pick to head the Office of National Drug Control Policy has 'troubling' ties to pharmaceutical industry - New York Daily News



New York Daily News
 
Trump's pick to head the Office of National Drug Control Policy has 'troubling' ties to pharmaceutical industry 
New York Daily News
and his cozy ties to the pharmaceutical industry on Sunday ? with some claiming he has no interest in alleviating the nation's worsening opioid epidemic. ?This is a very serious question,? Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) told the Daily ...