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NYT: Reject The White House's Deal With Big Pharma

New York Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The drug industry has been ramping up its prices in advance of any health care reforms that might clamp down on its profits. The industry's rapid pric...

Did The White House Help Kill Drug Imports?

WSJ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Washington has its share of murder mysteries, but the one that interests Sen. Byron Dorgan involves the untimely death of his amendment to allow cheap...

Sam Stein

Pharma Stocks Heat Up As Health Care Reform Approaches | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Major pharmaceutical companies have insisted for weeks, if not months, that the passage of health care reform would hurt their bottom lines. During an...

Nelson Will Offer Amendment Breaking PhRMA Deal

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Bill Nelson (D-Fla.) plans to introduce an amendment to the Senate health care bill that would break a $80 billion cost-cutting deal the pharmace...

Sam Stein

Pharma Deal With White House On Course To Net Industry Billions | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

[UPDATED with response from PhRMA below.] The deal struck between the pharmaceutical lobby, the White House and Senate Democrats has drastically impr...

Ryan Grim On The White House Deal With Big Pharma (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Huffington Post's Ryan Grim was on MSNBC's "Morning Meeting" with Dylan Ratigan to discuss the internal memo detailing what the White House gave t...