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Forum Post: Leaked Big Pharma Memo: Santorum "leaves a big hole"

Posted 2 years ago on Jan. 13, 2012, 6:44 a.m. EST by darrenlobo (204)
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A post-election e-mail to executives at the drug company GlaxoSmithKline details just how tough. "We now have fewer allies in the Senate," says the internal memo, obtained by The Washington Post. "Thus, there is greater risk over the next two years that bad amendments will be offered to pending legislation." The company's primary concerns are bills that would allow more imported drugs and would force price competition for drugs bought under Medicare.

The defeat of Sen. Rick Santorum (R-Pa.) "creates a big hole we will need to fill," the e-mail says. Sen.-elect Jon Tester (D-Mont.) "is expected to be a problem," it says, and the elevation to the Senate of Rep. Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) "will strengthen his ability to challenge us. http://crooksandliars.com/2006/11/24/leaked-big-pharma-memo-santorum-leaves-a-big-hole

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[-] 2 points by ZenDog (13093) from South Burlington, VT 2 years ago

no wonder santorum was seen running from the Mic.Check in NH - he's afraid we know the truth about his alliances and ideology . . .

Well guess what, ricky . . .