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Pharm company donates to Brown's campaign - 2 days after he signs vaccination bill

Original post made by Corruption looms large on Oct 25, 2011

Thought this was interesting. Explains a lot.

Two days after Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation allowing children 12 and older to seek medical care for the prevention of sexually transmitted diseases without parental consent – including vaccinations against human papillomavirus, or HPV – a pharmaceutical company with a financial interest in HPV vaccines donated $8,000 to Brown's re-election campaign.

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Comments

Posted by Patriot, a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Oct 25, 2011 at 1:23 pm

Wouldn't have been any different with Whitman and is probably not a big deal.


Posted by No surprise, a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Oct 26, 2011 at 8:49 am

It would have been different with Whitman...that would be small change she didn't need. However, it must be the same company that paid Perry for his signing of HPV also.


Posted by maja7, a resident of another community
on Oct 26, 2011 at 9:20 am

No surprise that yet another greedy politician receives a "kickback" from a pharmaceutical company. Where is the public outcry that a 12 year old child, a sexually active 12 year old child, can receive this vaccine without parental knowledge or approval!!!

Come on people, we are supposed to protect our children!