Comments for: Advocacy group on pain dissolves as senators launch probe

Posted May 09, 2012, at 4:09 p.m.

WASHINGTON — As the Senate Finance Committee launched an investigation Tuesday into the relationship between makers of narcotic painkillers and the groups that champion them, a leading advocacy organization said it was dissolving “due to irreparable economic circumstances.” The American Pain Foundation, which described itself as the nation’s largest organization …

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