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Crawford “review”

This article was originally published in The Tan Sheet

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The HHS Office of the Inspector General is "reviewing the circumstances" surrounding the resignation of FDA Commissioner Lester Crawford in response to requests from members of Congress, IG Daniel Levinson confirmed in a recent letter to Rep. Maurice Hinchey (D-N.Y.) and colleagues. "Depending upon the results of the review, we will determine the next appropriate action," Levinson said. According to OIG staff, the review currently is not a formal investigation. Lawmakers called for the investigation in September (1"The Tan Sheet," Oct. 3, 2005, p. 4)...

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