On Friday, we had our first day of “real” Central Oregon weather. It was balmy and warm and just the way a day should be. It was hovering into the 70s and with the sudden break in the weather to delightful, everyone was outside working in the yard. Three people with knowledge of HHS’ recent acquisition of tens of millions of doses of those drugs said that Bright had supported those acquisitions in internal communications, with one official saying that Bright praised the move as a win for the health department as part of an email exchange that was first reported by last week, although Bright’s message was not publicly reported.”If Bright opposed hydroxychloroquine, he certainly didn’t make that clear from his email quite the opposite,” said the official, who has seen copies of the email exchanges.In a statement late Wednesday, an HHS official directly linked Bright’s decisions to the health department’s acquisition of the malaria drugs.”As it relates to chloroquine, it was Dr. “The EUA is what made the donated product available for use in combating COVID 19.”Bright did not respond to multiple requests for comment on Tuesday and Wednesday. In a statement released by his lawyers, Bright said that he will ask the HHS’s inspector general to “investigate the manner in which this administration has politicized the work of BARDA and has pressured me and other conscientious scientists to fund companies with political connections and efforts that lack scientific merit.”Asked about Bright’s claims at Wednesday’s press briefing, Trump denied knowledge of his role and his abrupt ouster.”I never heard of him,” Trump said.
“Safety has always been our top priority and rarely do I get this excited when introducing a new technology, but the success of the SmartDrive pilot program impressed the entire leadership team at Oakley,” stated Thomas Oakley, CEO of Oakley Transport. “Having the SmartDrive platform gives us confidence in our ability to comply with regulations of the Department of Transportation and other regulatory bodies, while also fulfilling the expectations of our customers and meeting the needs of our drivers. Unlike previous solutions we tried in the past, which provided video clips without any context or priority, the fully managed SmartDrive program prioritizes video for us and delivers actionable insights, ensuring our management team can direct resources quickly and appropriately to address risk.”.
It can of course be the sponsor that tarnishes the rights holder image as was seen in the Robert Stanford case where the tarnished businessman sponsored a high profile cricket tournament in the West Indies and subsequently was charged with corruption. The rights holders subsequently terminated all contracts with him. Stanford was subsequently charged with white collar crime offences and sentenced to prison in the US..