If political donations are any sign (and they probably are!), Amgen is working hard to keep its new government handout that was included in the fiscal cliff legislation firmly in place. In February, the company’s PAC donated $15,000 each to the four Congressional fundraising committees - the DSCC, NRSC, DCCC, and NRCC:
Do you have $60,000 to butter up lawmakers?
Mitch McConnell was one of three Senators who received major contributions from Amgen AND had control over the final content of the fiscal cliff deal.