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Bangor Daily News
The yeas and nays: How Maine’s congressional representatives voted this weekof electricity that was already amply subsidized by the federal government. The
The yeas and nays: How Maine’s congressional representatives voted this week
Bangor Daily News / Posted 14 hours ago
of electricity that was already amply subsidized by the federal government. The vote was 54 yeas to 42 nays. Both Sens. Susan Collins, R-Maine, and Angus King, I-Maine, were among the yeas. COLORADO RIVER WATER CONSERVATION: The Senate has... Read more
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York Daily Record
Female candidates will be key as Democrats pursue Senate majoritywomen chair committees. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, is chairman of the Energ
Female candidates will be key as Democrats pursue Senate majority
York Daily Record / Posted 17 hours ago
women chair committees. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, is chairman of the Energy and Natural Resources Committee. Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, is chairman of the Special Committee on Aging. James Campbell, a professor of political science at... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Obama’s push for Supreme Court pick fizzles as GOP stands firmmost endangered member, Mark Kirk of Illinois, has broken with McConnell to sup
Obama’s push for Supreme Court pick fizzles as GOP stands firm
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
most endangered member, Mark Kirk of Illinois, has broken with McConnell to support a hearing and vote for Garland. Sen. Susan Collins, a Maine Republican who frequently works with Democrats and doesn’t face re-election this year, also backs a... Read more
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Orange County Register
Obama's push for Supreme Court pick fizzles as Republicans stand firmmost endangered member, Mark Kirk of Illinois, has broken with McConnell to sup
Obama's push for Supreme Court pick fizzles as Republicans stand firm
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
most endangered member, Mark Kirk of Illinois, has broken with McConnell to support a hearing and vote for Garland. Senator Susan Collins, a Maine Republican who frequently works with Democrats and doesn’t face re-election this year, also backs a... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Pingree: VA should fire contractor managing troubled care programdelegation and veterans’ service organizations in January — prompted angry reac
Pingree: VA should fire contractor managing troubled care program
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
delegation and veterans’ service organizations in January — prompted angry reactions from the delegation, with U.S. Sens. Susan Collins and Angus King calling it “disturbing and unacceptable.” But Pingree, a Democrat from Maine’s 1st District,... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Chuck Grassley Admits It's 'A Gamble' To Let Trump Fill SCOTUS Vacancypick and a Democrat-led Senate confirming Clinton's selection. Some moderate R
Chuck Grassley Admits It's 'A Gamble' To Let Trump Fill SCOTUS Vacancy
The Huffington Post / Posted yesterday
pick and a Democrat-led Senate confirming Clinton's selection. Some moderate Republican senators like Mark Kirk (Ill.) and Susan Collins (Maine) have broken from party leaders and called for Garland to get a vote. Rep. David Jolly (R-Fla.), who is... Read more
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Market Watch
Ackman’s testimony suggests he’s in charge at Valeantactive investor, while admittedly remaining supportive of the company’s managem
Ackman’s testimony suggests he’s in charge at Valeant
Market Watch / Posted yesterday
active investor, while admittedly remaining supportive of the company’s management and strategy until only recently.” Sen. Susan Collins, the Republican for Maine who chairs the Senate Aging Committee, asked Ackman what he plans to do about the... Read more
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Al.com
Approval ratings for Sens. Richard Shelby, Jeff Sessions and who is America's most disliked Senatora disapproval rating of 30 percent. Senators with the highest approval rating
Approval ratings for Sens. Richard Shelby, Jeff Sessions and who is America's most disliked Senator
Al.com / Posted yesterday
a disapproval rating of 30 percent. Senators with the highest approval rating 1) Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) – 80 percent 2) Susan Collins (R-Maine) – 79 percent 3) John Hoeven (R-N.D.) – 74 percent 4) Angus King (I-Maine) – 74 percent 5) Patrick... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Lawmakers blast Valeant for price-gouging tacticsslashing spending and jacking up prices. "Valeant's monopoly model operates at
Lawmakers blast Valeant for price-gouging tactics
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted yesterday
slashing spending and jacking up prices. "Valeant's monopoly model operates at the expense of real people," said Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, in her opening statement. Berna Heyman, a patient with a rare genetic disorder called Wilson's... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Bernie Sanders: America’s most popular senatorconstituent support are largely concentrated in four states, Vermont, Minnesota
Bernie Sanders: America’s most popular senator
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
constituent support are largely concentrated in four states, Vermont, Minnesota, Delaware and Maine. After Sanders, Sen. Susan Collins, a Maine Republican, is next on the popularity chart, viewed favorably by 79 percent and negatively by 13... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Obama's push for Supreme Court pick fizzles as Republicans stand firmmost endangered member, Mark Kirk of Illinois, has broken with McConnell to sup
Obama's push for Supreme Court pick fizzles as Republicans stand firm
Sun-Sentinel / Posted yesterday
most endangered member, Mark Kirk of Illinois, has broken with McConnell to support a hearing and vote for Garland. Sen. Susan Collins, a Maine Republican who frequently works with Democrats and doesn't face re-election this year, also backs a... Read more
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Newsmax
Bill Ackman: Valeant's 'Mistakes' Raised Profit, Destroyed ValueMissouri, the highest-ranking Democrat on the committee. At the hearing, McCas
Bill Ackman: Valeant's 'Mistakes' Raised Profit, Destroyed Value
Newsmax / Posted yesterday
Missouri, the highest-ranking Democrat on the committee. At the hearing, McCaskill and her Republican counterpart, Senator Susan Collins of Maine, honed in on four drugs. Isuprel and Nitropress are heart treatments that Valeant acquired and then... Read more
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FOX News
Valeant chiefs, billionaire investor grilled over drug pricing practicesslashing spending and jacking up prices. "Valeant's monopoly model operates at
Valeant chiefs, billionaire investor grilled over drug pricing practices
FOX News / Posted yesterday
slashing spending and jacking up prices. "Valeant's monopoly model operates at the expense of real people," said Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, in her opening statement. "The notion that we can sit idly by while smart people on Wall Street can... Read more
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Daily Mail
Bernie Sanders is the most popular senator in the countrystate senators, with the pollsters using zip codes to produce the results. Bey
Bernie Sanders is the most popular senator in the country
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
state senators, with the pollsters using zip codes to produce the results. Beyond those just running for president, Sen. Susan Collins, the moderate Republican senator from Maine came in second place behind Sanders with a 79 percent approval... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Bangor High School Science Team leaving for national competition Thursdayand that they hope their team can make a big improvement on their performance a
Bangor High School Science Team leaving for national competition Thursday
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 2 days ago
and that they hope their team can make a big improvement on their performance at nationals last year. U.S. Senators Susan Collins and Angus King congratulated the team, saying, "STEM education has never been more important than it is today,... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Bangor High School Science Team leaving for national competition Thursdayand that they hope their team can make a big improvement on their performance a
Bangor High School Science Team leaving for national competition Thursday
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 2 days ago
and that they hope their team can make a big improvement on their performance at nationals last year. U.S. Senators Susan Collins and Angus King congratulated the team, saying, "STEM education has never been more important than it is today,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Valeant execs get earful in Senateolder, niche drugs and increasing prices. "Valeant's monopoly model operates a
Valeant execs get earful in Senate
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
older, niche drugs and increasing prices. "Valeant's monopoly model operates at the expense of real people," said Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, in her opening statement. Berna Heyman, a patient with a rare genetic disorder called Wilson's... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Lawmakers blast Valeant for price-gouging tacticsslashing spending and jacking up prices. "Valeant's monopoly model operates at
Lawmakers blast Valeant for price-gouging tactics
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 2 days ago
slashing spending and jacking up prices. "Valeant's monopoly model operates at the expense of real people," said Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, in her opening statement. Berna Heyman, a patient with a rare genetic disorder called Wilson's... Read more
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Boston Globe
Contrite under fire on the Hill, Valeant officials pledge to consider cutting drug pricesbeen “too aggressive” in raising prices. Ackman’s pledge to recommend price re
Contrite under fire on the Hill, Valeant officials pledge to consider cutting drug prices
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
been “too aggressive” in raising prices. Ackman’s pledge to recommend price reductions was prompted by Republican Senator Susan Collins of Maine, the committee’s chair, who asked him for examples of what specific actions the company would take to... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Female GOP Lawmakers Don't Want To Talk About Trump's 'Woman Card'God, I'm not getting into that. I'm not getting into that," said Sen. Deb Fisch
Female GOP Lawmakers Don't Want To Talk About Trump's 'Woman Card'
The Huffington Post / Posted 2 days ago
God, I'm not getting into that. I'm not getting into that," said Sen. Deb Fischer (R-Neb.), walking away quickly. Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine), ducking into a Senate lunch, said she missed Trump's speech. Asked what it means to have a women's... Read more
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CTV News
Valeant vows to look at price cuts during grilling by U.S. senate committeeup prices on drugs soon after acquiring them. "Valeant's monopoly model operat
Valeant vows to look at price cuts during grilling by U.S. senate committee
CTV News / Posted 2 days ago
up prices on drugs soon after acquiring them. "Valeant's monopoly model operates at the expense of real people," said Sen. Susan Collins, chairwoman of the Senate Committee on Aging. Berna Heyman, a patient with a rare genetic disorder called... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Ackman, Valeant pledge reforms after spiking drug pricesValeant's patient assistance and rebate programs are truly helping patients and
Ackman, Valeant pledge reforms after spiking drug prices
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
Valeant's patient assistance and rebate programs are truly helping patients and hospitals afford the medications. Senator Susan Collins, the panel's chairman, said her committee's investigation has thus far been unable to find a single hospital... Read more
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Business Insider
Now we know why Valeant's new CEO took the job, and it seems politicians are upset about itthat US Senators grilling company execs on Wednesday got the news of this pay p
Now we know why Valeant's new CEO took the job, and it seems politicians are upset about it
Business Insider / Posted 2 days ago
that US Senators grilling company execs on Wednesday got the news of this pay package as the hearing was closing. Senator Susan Collins' mic was still on and she said something about compensation, seemed shocked at the amount, and did not seem... Read more
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Daily Press
Williamsburg retiree details the human cost of high-priced drugs– an older, off-patent drug for a rare syndrome snapped up by a drug marketer i
Williamsburg retiree details the human cost of high-priced drugs
Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
– an older, off-patent drug for a rare syndrome snapped up by a drug marketer in order to jack up the price – said Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, chair of the Special Committee on Aging. "You are speaking for so many others," Collins told Heyman... Read more
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FOX Business
Valeant CEO Tells Senate of Regret Over Drug PricesValeant's patient assistance and rebate programs are truly helping patients and
Valeant CEO Tells Senate of Regret Over Drug Prices
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
Valeant's patient assistance and rebate programs are truly helping patients and hospitals afford the medications. Senator Susan Collins, the panel's chair, said her committee's investigation has thus far been unable to find a single hospital that... Read more
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FOX Business
Valeant CEO Tells Senate of Regret Over Drug PricesValeant's patient assistance and rebate programs are truly helping patients and
Valeant CEO Tells Senate of Regret Over Drug Prices
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
Valeant's patient assistance and rebate programs are truly helping patients and hospitals afford the medications. Senator Susan Collins, the panel's chair, said her committee's investigation has thus far been unable to find a single hospital that... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Senate told Valeant drug price hikes hurt patientsto treat dangerous heart conditions, by nearly 310% after acquiring the medicat
Senate told Valeant drug price hikes hurt patients
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 2 days ago
to treat dangerous heart conditions, by nearly 310% after acquiring the medication in a corporate acquisition, said Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, the committee's chairwoman. The company similarly imposed a 720% price increase on Isuprel, another... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Senate told Valeant drug price hikes hurt patientsto treat dangerous heart conditions, by nearly 310% after acquiring the medicat
Senate told Valeant drug price hikes hurt patients
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 2 days ago
to treat dangerous heart conditions, by nearly 310% after acquiring the medication in a corporate acquisition, said Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, the committee's chairwoman. The company similarly imposed a 720% price increase on Isuprel, another... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
LIVE: Bill Ackman and Valeant execs get grilled by angry senatorsmaking "public comments" that made it sound like shareholder interest was param
LIVE: Bill Ackman and Valeant execs get grilled by angry senators
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
making "public comments" that made it sound like shareholder interest was paramount at Valeant. Committee chair Senator Susan Collins of Maine asked Pearson what he was doing to change Valeant going forward. He said that "we have not raised... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Senate told Valeant drug price hikes hurt patientsto treat dangerous heart conditions, by nearly 310% after acquiring the medicat
Senate told Valeant drug price hikes hurt patients
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
to treat dangerous heart conditions, by nearly 310% after acquiring the medication in a corporate acquisition, said Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, the committee's chairwoman. The company similarly imposed a 720% price increase on Isuprel, another... Read more
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Orange County Register
Lawmakers blast Valeant for price-gouging tacticsolder, niche drugs and increasing prices. “Valeant’s monopoly model operates a
Lawmakers blast Valeant for price-gouging tactics
Orange County Register / Posted 2 days ago
older, niche drugs and increasing prices. “Valeant’s monopoly model operates at the expense of real people,” said Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, in her opening statement. Berna Heyman, a patient with a rare genetic disorder called Wilson’s... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Senate told Valeant drug price hikes hurt patientsto treat dangerous heart conditions, by nearly 310% after acquiring the medicat
Senate told Valeant drug price hikes hurt patients
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 2 days ago
to treat dangerous heart conditions, by nearly 310% after acquiring the medication in a corporate acquisition, said Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, the committee's chairwoman. The company similarly imposed a 720% price increase on Isuprel, another... Read more
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Connecticut Post
LIVE: Bill Ackman and Valeant execs get grilled by angry senatorsmaking "public comments" that made it sound like shareholder interest was param
LIVE: Bill Ackman and Valeant execs get grilled by angry senators
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
making "public comments" that made it sound like shareholder interest was paramount at Valeant. Committee chair Senator Susan Collins of Maine asked Pearson what he was doing to change Valeant going forward. He said that "we have not raised... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Senate told Valeant drug price hikes hurt patientsto treat dangerous heart conditions, by nearly 310% after acquiring the medicat
Senate told Valeant drug price hikes hurt patients
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 2 days ago
to treat dangerous heart conditions, by nearly 310% after acquiring the medication in a corporate acquisition, said Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, the committee's chairwoman. The company similarly imposed a 720% price increase on Isuprel, another... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Senate told Valeant drug price hikes hurt patientsto treat dangerous heart conditions, by nearly 310% after acquiring the medicat
Senate told Valeant drug price hikes hurt patients
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 2 days ago
to treat dangerous heart conditions, by nearly 310% after acquiring the medication in a corporate acquisition, said Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, the committee's chairwoman. The company similarly imposed a 720% price increase on Isuprel, another... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Valeant CEO tells US Senate of regret over raising drug pricesValeant's patient assistance and rebate programs are truly helping patients and
Valeant CEO tells US Senate of regret over raising drug prices
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
Valeant's patient assistance and rebate programs are truly helping patients and hospitals afford the medications. Senator Susan Collins, the panel's chair, said her committee's investigation has thus far been unable to find a single hospital that... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Senate told Valeant drug price hikes hurt patientsto treat dangerous heart conditions, by nearly 310% after acquiring the medicat
Senate told Valeant drug price hikes hurt patients
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 2 days ago
to treat dangerous heart conditions, by nearly 310% after acquiring the medication in a corporate acquisition, said Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, the committee's chairwoman. The company similarly imposed a 720% price increase on Isuprel, another... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Senate told Valeant drug price hikes hurt patientsto treat dangerous heart conditions, by nearly 310% after acquiring the medicat
Senate told Valeant drug price hikes hurt patients
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 2 days ago
to treat dangerous heart conditions, by nearly 310% after acquiring the medication in a corporate acquisition, said Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, the committee's chairwoman. The company similarly imposed a 720% price increase on Isuprel, another... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Senate told Valeant drug price hikes hurt patientsto treat dangerous heart conditions, by nearly 310% after acquiring the medicat
Senate told Valeant drug price hikes hurt patients
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 2 days ago
to treat dangerous heart conditions, by nearly 310% after acquiring the medication in a corporate acquisition, said Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, the committee's chairwoman. The company similarly imposed a 720% price increase on Isuprel, another... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
LIVE: Bill Ackman and Valeant execs get grilled by angry senatorsmaking "public comments" that made it sound like shareholder interest was param
LIVE: Bill Ackman and Valeant execs get grilled by angry senators
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
making "public comments" that made it sound like shareholder interest was paramount at Valeant. Committee chair Senator Susan Collins of Maine asked Pearson what he was doing to change Valeant going forward. He said that "we have not raised... Read more
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The Washington Times
J. Michael Pearson, Valeant CEO, tells Congress company acquired drugs, hiked priceswho rely on their drugs to survive. “Valeant’s monopoly model operates at the
J. Michael Pearson, Valeant CEO, tells Congress company acquired drugs, hiked prices
The Washington Times / Posted 2 days ago
who rely on their drugs to survive. “Valeant’s monopoly model operates at the expense of real people,” Committee Chairman Susan Collins, Maine Republican, said. The committee heard from Berna Heyman, who suffers from a rare disorder called... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Valeant CEO will cite 'mistakes' in price-hiking strategyolder, niche drugs and increasing prices. "Valeant's monopoly model operates a
Valeant CEO will cite 'mistakes' in price-hiking strategy
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
older, niche drugs and increasing prices. "Valeant's monopoly model operates at the expense of real people," said Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, in her opening statement. Berna Heyman, a patient with a rare genetic disorder called Wilson's... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Lawmakers blast Valeant for price-gouging tacticsolder, niche drugs and increasing prices. "Valeant's monopoly model operates a
Lawmakers blast Valeant for price-gouging tactics
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 2 days ago
older, niche drugs and increasing prices. "Valeant's monopoly model operates at the expense of real people," said Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, in her opening statement. Berna Heyman, a patient with a rare genetic disorder called Wilson's... Read more
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Business Insider
Bill Ackman and Valeant execs get grilled by angry Senatorsmaking "public comments" that made it sound like shareholder interest was param
Bill Ackman and Valeant execs get grilled by angry Senators
Business Insider / Posted 2 days ago
making "public comments" that made it sound like shareholder interest was paramount at Valeant. Committee chair Senator Susan Collins of Maine asked Pearson what he was doing to change Valeant going forward. He said that "we have not raised... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Lawmakers blast Valeant for price-gouging tacticsolder, niche drugs and increasing prices. "Valeant's monopoly model operates a
Lawmakers blast Valeant for price-gouging tactics
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 2 days ago
older, niche drugs and increasing prices. "Valeant's monopoly model operates at the expense of real people," said Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, in her opening statement. Berna Heyman, a patient with a rare genetic disorder called Wilson's... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
Lawmakers blast Valeant for price-gouging tacticsolder, niche drugs and increasing prices. "Valeant's monopoly model operates a
Lawmakers blast Valeant for price-gouging tactics
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 2 days ago
older, niche drugs and increasing prices. "Valeant's monopoly model operates at the expense of real people," said Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, in her opening statement. Berna Heyman, a patient with a rare genetic disorder called Wilson's... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Lawmakers blast Valeant for price-gouging tacticsolder, niche drugs and increasing prices. "Valeant's monopoly model operates a
Lawmakers blast Valeant for price-gouging tactics
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 2 days ago
older, niche drugs and increasing prices. "Valeant's monopoly model operates at the expense of real people," said Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, in her opening statement. Berna Heyman, a patient with a rare genetic disorder called Wilson's... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Lawmakers blast Valeant for price-gouging tacticsolder, niche drugs and increasing prices. "Valeant's monopoly model operates a
Lawmakers blast Valeant for price-gouging tactics
Hawaii News Now / Posted 2 days ago
older, niche drugs and increasing prices. "Valeant's monopoly model operates at the expense of real people," said Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, in her opening statement. Berna Heyman, a patient with a rare genetic disorder called Wilson's... Read more
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CNBC
Outgoing Valeant CEO to tell Senate he regrets raising drug pricesthese four drugs, and the cost of manufacturing them is dwarfed by the net reve
Outgoing Valeant CEO to tell Senate he regrets raising drug prices
CNBC / Posted 2 days ago
these four drugs, and the cost of manufacturing them is dwarfed by the net revenue they generate," the committee's Chairman Susan Collins said in prepared remarks. The testimony that Pearson is expected to give strikes a conciliatory tone compared... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Billionaire investor will defend Valeant business modelinvestors at the expense of patients. "Valeant's monopoly model operates at th
Billionaire investor will defend Valeant business model
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 2 days ago
investors at the expense of patients. "Valeant's monopoly model operates at the expense of real people," said Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, in her opening statement. "We can find nothing to explain these dramatic price increases beyond... Read more
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