The Latest: Our Health
Health care, spending bills fuel busy year for K Street
• December 26, 2019 3:25 PM
Legislation on health care and spending helped K Street firms rack up contracts in 2019, in what was a busy year for the influence world.
This Pharma-Backed Astroturf Group Wants to Keep Your Drug Prices High
• October 11, 2019 3:33 PM
If you read or listen to Politico Playbook, you’ve probably come across ads from an advocacy group called The Coalition Against Socialized Medicine (CASM) this week. No, it’s not the Partnership for American’s Health Care Future, which also advertises on Playbook. It’s a different anti-Medicare for All organization.
N.R.A.’s LaPierre Asks Trump to ‘Stop the Games’ Over Gun Legislation in Discussion About Its Support
• September 27, 2019 3:37 PM
President Trump met in the White House on Friday with Wayne LaPierre, the chief executive of the National Rifle Association, and discussed prospective gun legislation and whether the N.R.A. could provide support for the president as he faces impeachment and a more difficult re-election campaign, according to two people familiar with the meeting.