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October 13, 2017

Lawmakers Urge More Action on Opioids

  • Government
  • Elected Body
  • Neuroscience

CQ – More than 50 lawmakers testified Wednesday at a House committee hearing on the nation’s opioid epidemic, describing how the crisis has devastated their communities and proposing solutions.

While many applauded bipartisan legislation passed last year that included hundreds of millions of dollars targeting opioid abuse, they emphasized that more needs to be done.

Read more at CQ.

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