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Drug Company Accused of Price-Gouging Has Developed Deep Capitol Network Since 2010


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September 21, 2016 - Within the last decade, Mylan Pharmaceuticals has increased the price for EpiPens -- its life-saving, epinephrine-based allergy treatment -- from less than $100 to almost $610. Amid the ensuing furor, more attention has been paid to Mylan’s business tactics than to its political activity. Read more

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Key Companies

CompanyContributedRelated bill positions
National Education Association$8,298,960232
American Hospital Association$8,015,712147
Service Employees International Union$7,796,800113

Key Legislators

SenatorsParty/StateRelated bills sponsored
Sherrod Brown[D-OH]1016
Tammy Baldwin[D-WI]993
Dick Durbin[D-IL]905
House MembersParty/StateRelated bills sponsored
Raúl M. Grijalva[D-AZ]1915
Eleanor Holmes Norton[D-DC]1673
Jim McGovern[D-MA]1617

Key Industries

Numbers on this page (except for Latest Bills) include latest available data for contributions and bill positions starting January 1, 2007 through the present. For date range numbers on Latest Bills, visit the bill page.