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William Corr on the pharmaceutical payroll |
Article Published: 2009/01/09
Funding Source: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Published By: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Obama’s main “health” advisor is a stooge of Big Pharma.
Corr has received over $1 million from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to lobby for FDA regulation of tobacco. Here is a short summation:
Make that a definite: the United States' "public health" is officially run by the pharmaceutical industry's corrupt stooges. You are only a spectator. Just pay tax and do what you're told — or else!
"Educating" key audiences about FDA regulation of tobacco products May 2007 - May 2008, ID# 60382, $743,464 To William V. Corr, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids. (Amount was removed from individual listing for this one sometime after July 2007 but still appears in general listing with ID # 60382.)
"Educating" key audiences about FDA regulation of tobacco products. $350,000, Jul 1, 2008 to Feb 28, 2009, ID# 64348; to the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids, William V. Corr Project Director. Corr's "key audience" now consists of President Obama! Corr also received
$300,000 from RWJF for " Legal support for public health plaintiff intervenors in appeal of the Department of Justice tobacco suit," Feb 1, 2007 to Mar 31, 2009, ID# 60001; and $450,000 for something called " Development of a business plan," May 15, 2008 to May 14, 2009, ID# 64035.
RWJF reports appear collectively at title link above. For more background on this subject also see our related news article.