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New York Times Mum After Congressional Budget Office Rebukes Bungled Amgen/Medicare Investigation

Jon Entine | Posted 04.28.2013 | Media
Jon Entine

In a sharp rebuke of a New York Times investigation, an analysis by the nonpartisan CBO found that a last-minute provision added to the early January "fiscal cliff" bill could save taxpayers as much as $4 billion -- rather than costing $500 million, as the Times had claimed.

Pediatric Trials Of Calcium-Lowering Drug Halted After 14-Year-Old's Death

Reuters | Posted 04.28.2013 | Healthy Living

Feb 26 (Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Tuesday it has stopped all pediatric clinical trials of Amgen Inc's Sensipar after ...

Why Americans Pay So Much for Health Care: Friends in High Places (Just Not Your Friends)

Wendell Potter | Posted 04.06.2013 | Politics
Wendell Potter

If you wonder why we spend more money on health care than any other country but have some of the worst health outcomes, you need look no further than the halls of Congress to figure it out.

Feingold Group Takes Action Against Outrageous Deal

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 01.31.2013 | Politics

Former Sen. Russ Feingold's (D-Wis.) non-profit group, Progressives United, launched a petition Tuesday criticizing the pharmaceutical company Amgen f...