Tuesday, June 10, 2008

Pharmaceuticals - When the Common Good Takes a Backseat

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As of 2005, $758 million was spent on lobbying Washington since 1998 by big Pharma. More than any other industry. There are 2 pharmaceutical lobbyists for every one member of Congress. Twice as much money is spent on Marketing than on R&D by the biggest pharmaceutical companies.

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