Baucus’ troubling ties to anti- health care reform lobbyists

BarbinMD points out that it’s no surprise that Democratic Senator Max Baucus (D-MT) is opposed to the public option. It seems his staff has been caught busily scheming away with big pharmaceutical lobbyists who just happen to have worked as Baucus’ own chiefs of staff.

Conflict of interest much?

Plus ça change…


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