Bernie Sanders Gives Martin Shkreli's Donation to an HIV Clinic - The pharmaceutical CEO, who recently hiked the cost of an AIDS drug, had hoped to parlay his contribution into a private meeting with the presidential candidate.
Bernie Sanders (I-VT) listens during a news conference about private prisons September 2015 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. Sanders was joined by Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) to announce that they will introduce bills to ban private prisons.
Martin Shkreli, chief executive officer of Turing Pharmaceuticals AG, has drawn national criticism for increasing the price of a drug used to battle parasitic infections. (Bloomberg photo by Paul Taggart)
Bernie Sanders Scorns Donation from Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli