Tag: big pharma and lobbying

Jon Jureidini–Evidence-Based Medicine in a Post-Truth World

In this interview, Jon Jureidini talks about the issues with evidence-based medicine and describes what led to the debasement of a system originally conceived to challenge extravagant claims and poor science.

Drugmaker Group Sets Lobbying Record

From Bloomberg: The Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA) spent $9.96 million on federal lobbying in the first three months of 2018, representing an...

Report on How Much Congressmen are Getting From Pharma

From MedCityNews: This year, under the threat of legislation that may reduce drug prices, address the opioid crisis, and repeal and replace the Affordable Care...

“Pharma Executives Worry About Presidential Candidates Demanding Reform”

Reporting for The Intercept, Lee Fang reveals that pharma executives "have told investors that they are working actively to influence the political debate.” After...