Furthermore, the sleazebag legislator who sponsored the Virginia Gardasil school mandate after taking campaign contributions from Merck is now in federal prison for a public corruption conviction.
The Appearance of Cronyism Michele Bachmann noted that Governor Perry’s former chief of staff was the chief lobbyist for Merck, the drug company behind Gardasil, the same company who donated ,000 dollars to Perry’s campaign.
Coincidentally, this vaccine is currently under investigation by the European Medicines Agency (but apparently it is turning out to be a weak one).
This proves once and for all how the side-effects of multi-trillion dollar pharma companies with bottomless salaries toward propagandists, plus bloated lawmakers and government agencies – .
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Merck has failed at getting Gardasil mandated for school attendance except in Virginia and Washington DC.