The Latest: Our Health
A top DOI official had at least six meeting with the mining industry. She then helped cancel a study on public-health effects of mining.
• June 11, 2018 12:00 PM
Jimmy Tobias, Pacific Standard
Records obtained by Pacific Standard reveal that a top official at the DOI had a hand in nixing a government-funded public-health study in Appalachia—after a series of meetings with some of the most powerful mining players in the country.
Lawyer who forced Big Tobacco to pay billions is suing Big Pharma
• May 21, 2018 12:00 PM
Rich McHugh and Likhitha Butchireddygari, NBC News
Mississippi's Mike Moore says prescription drug companies are responsible for the nation's opioid addiction crisis.
NRA Proves the Need for Campaign-Finance Reform
• April 17, 2018 12:00 PM
Editorial Board, Bloomberg
The National Rifle Association is finished answering questions. That's what the organization told Senator Ron Wyden last week in a letter complaining about Wyden's "time-consuming and burdensome" inquiries into the NRA's ties to Russians.