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Drug Importation

The "Candidate vs. President" Canard

David Sirota | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Sirota

A politician who deliberately breaks policy promises should not be forgiven, because campaign promises in a republican democracy are sacred. As my column shows, that's what happened this week on health care.

Ryan Grim

Pharma Deal Shuts Down Senate Health Care Debate

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The White House, aided by Sen. Tom Carper (D-Del.), is working hard to crush an amendment being pushed by Sen. Byron Dorgan (D-N.D.) to allow for the ...

White House (Re)commits to Pushing Drug Importation

David Sirota | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Sirota

A bipartisan bill that would have allowed the import of low-cost pharmaceuticals from Canada and Europe has been defeated by Big Pharma and the White House.