Susan G. Komen for the Cure announced Monday that a physician with a long career in health policy and research will become the breast cancer charity's new president and CEO.Full story
Financial reports reveal Nancy Brinker, founder and CEO of the Susan G. Komen foundation, received a 64 percent raise for a total pay package of $684,000, and despite Brinker announcing she would be stepping aside 10 months ago, she is still CEO of the charity. NBC’s Lisa Myers reports.
The Melissa Harris-Perry panelists talk about the “pinking” of America and the “breast cancer bandwagon.”
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Eve Ellis, a former fundraiser and board member for Komen’s New York City affiliate, says she’s stopped raising money because of the Planned Parenthood controversy and thinks Komen CEO Nancy Brinker must resign for Komen to recover.
The nation’s largest breast cancer charity, Susan G. Komen for the Cure, is in turmoil in the wake of a controversial attempt to cut off Planned Parenthood funding. NBC’s Lisa Myers reports.
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