MIDDAY POSTER: The Pharma Money Fueling The Dem Party Machine

The drug industry isn’t just paying off key Democratic lawmakers — it’s bankrolling core party infrastructure.
MIDDAY POSTER: The Pharma Money Fueling The Dem Party Machine
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As we have repeatedly reported, Big Pharma has been funneling money to key corporate Democratic lawmakers who are doing the pharmaceutical industry’s bidding and working to water down the party’s drug pricing plan. But new campaign disclosures reveal the drug business’ influence-peddlers aren’t just funneling money to the individual lawmakers — they are also bankrolling core party infrastructure.

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