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Recruiting Talented STEM Teachers Is a Must for our Kids and Country

Julie Kantor | Posted 08.24.2013 | Impact
Julie Kantor

For many readers I'm sure this raises the question, "Why should I care about STEM teachers?" While you might not work directly in education, or perhaps your children are well past school-aged, the reality is that the quality of our country's STEM education affects us all.

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.

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.

Ryan Grim

GOP Senator Defends Hidden Giveaway In Fiscal Cliff Deal

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 02.04.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Utah Sen. Orrin Hatch angrily defended the inclusion of a controversial provision in the fiscal cliff deal that will pay major dividends...

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...

Foul Play in the Senate

Bill Moyers | Posted 03.27.2013 | Politics
Bill Moyers

The actions of Amgen and its cronies on Capitol Hill show who the real takers are -- not those who look to government for support in old age and hard times but the ones at the top whose avarice and lust for profit compel them to take as much as they can at the expense of everyone else.

The Daily Szep -- Max Baucus With Hatch and McConnell

Paul Szep | Posted 03.25.2013 | Comedy
Paul Szep

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Bipartisan Bill Would Take Back Pharma Giveaway

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 01.24.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A bipartisan proposal in the U.S. House of Representatives would take back a drug company favor tucked into the legislation that averted...

Zaarly Founder: How To Tell If You're Actually On To Something

Bo Fishback | Posted 12.04.2011 | Small Business
Bo Fishback

When I left what I thought was my dream job to launch a start-up, I truly believed I was onto something huge. Initially, I was following my instincts; however, looking back, some key indicators reinforced my gut feeling. Think you're on the precipice of the next big thing? Ask yourself these questions first.

Amgen Buys Cancer Drug Maker

AP | MARLEY SEAMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

NEW YORK — Biotechnology company Amgen Inc. said Monday its net income rose 10 percent in the fourth quarter on better sales of anti-infection d...

The Fight For Biogenerics

Hilary Kramer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Hilary Kramer

You know a health care bill isn't right for the American people when it carves out a legal monopoly for Big Pharma and Botox. Our Congressional leaders should be capable of more.

FDA: Amgen's Anemia Drugs May Cause Death

Los Angeles Times | Daniel Costello | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Anemia drugs sold by Amgen Inc. took another hit Thursday when government regulators said two new studies indicated that the drugs may increase the ri...