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CDC Petitioned to Admit They Accept Corporate Money

According to a recent news release posted by the U.S. Right to Know, public health groups petitioned the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Tuesday in an effort to stop the agency from making claims that it does not accept corporate money. Specifically, the CDC has claimed that it “does not accept commercial support” and has “no financial interests or other relationships with the manufacturers of commercial products.” The public interest groups behind the petition believes the CDC’s claims are false.  The US RTK news release explains, “The CDC makes such disclaimers hundreds of times in its publications and on its website, despite that the National Foundation for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has accepted for it nearly $80 million from drug companies and other commercial manufacturers during fiscal years 2014-2018.”  Read more.....

 

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