It is a horror beyond words that Shane Patrick Boyle died because he fell $50 short of raising the money he needed for insulin. Insulin was discovered in 1923 and was sold for $1. No one should beg, ration, go bankrupt, or die over it. This is why we are taking on Big Pharma.
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Shane Patrick Boyle / Insulin / Pharma
(Keep thinking: I’ve a Masters in Public Health; wrote my doctoral dissertation on global efforts to tackle AIDS pandemic; co-authored a book on global health governance; teach MPH courses on health systems & global health & I’m not qualified to lead a national #covid19 effort.)
The hero of this crisis is not the president of the United States, but the health care workers who are working each and every day to save lives.
Today I met with @realDonaldTrump and energy leaders to advocate for the millions of Texans and Americans whose jobs depend on a vibrant energy sector. With oil prices and energy demand declining, our energy producers need access to capital now.
@SBAJovita : "The President has put the nation’s 30 million small businesses front and center.” The #PaycheckProtectionProgram is up & running, offering nearly $350 billion in forgivable loans to keep companies operational & their workers employed. More: