Walgreens Would Be Better Off Moving Overseas Except For Government Retaliation

Some stories really show you what kind of country we live in. In this case, this story about Walgreens shows us that other countries are friendlier to business and that people are scared of the U.S. government finding ways to punish you for doing things that are perfectly legal.. From the CNBC website: At a private meeting in Paris on Friday, investors owning close to 5 per cent of Walgreens’ shares lobbied the company’s management to use its $16bn takeover of Swiss-based Alliance Boots to re-domicile Read more […]

Is The Drug War Being Waged On Legal Prescription Drugs For Those In Pain?

A reader of this blog just forwarded an email to me. It said in part: Today, 1/27, I went to Walgreens with a new prescription for pain medication and was told that they would not have any until Feb 17; they blamed it on the DEA. I went across the street to Rite Aide and was informed that what Walgreens told me was true that the DEA was “messing with” the allocation amount of pain medication throughout the U.S. Rite Aide said they had a few left and would be able to fill my prescription with no Read more […]