One of the main sticking points in health care negotiations has to do with the role of drug companies, and whether to make concessions in order to ensure their support. California representative Henry Waxman
has been a vocal critic of the pharmaceutical industry. Plus: converting vacant condos into affordable housing; Norman Siegel
, candidate for Public Advocate; and the difference between an “acronym” and an “initialism”.
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