Topic: Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America
Faced with growing criticism about his many years as a Washington insider, Newt Gingrich has launched a new website "Answering the Attacks." But some across the political spectrum continue to raise questions about his professional and personal record.
11/19/2011 12:48 pm
After 20 years as a member of Congress, including two terms as House speaker, Newt Gingrich did not go back home to Georgia. Instead, he kept his hand in the political game, making lots of money consulting for corporations.
11/18/2011 04:21 pm
It's easy to understand the anti-Fed attitudes and nativism of tea party supporters: economic fears drive people to scapegoat institutions and outsiders. But why aren't business leaders responding?
11/01/2010 11:10 am
Democrat Rep. Henry Waxman joins Republicans in calling for details on any deals the White House may have made with special interests in crafting healthcare reform legislation. Did industry groups get special treatment?
01/27/2010 08:51 pm
President Obama struck agreements with insurers, doctors, drug companies, and hospitals to keep them from turning against healthcare reform. What are they?
11/06/2009 12:00 am
Speaker Nancy Pelosi unveiled the House's healthcare reform bill Thursday. She had to compromise with conservative Democrats on the public option in order to win their votes.
10/29/2009 01:00 am
The equivalent of six health-care lobbyists for every member of Congress are registered for this year's biggest political battle.
09/28/2009 01:00 am
Finance Committee cuts 61 amendments, leaving just 503 to go. Among the major issues remaining: a public option.
09/25/2009 01:00 am
The case pits a Vermont musician who lost a limb against a pharmaceutical giant.
11/04/2008 12:00 am