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Delaying Action To Fight The Opioid Crisis Means More Veterans Will Die

delaying action to fight the opioid crisis means more veterans will die
In observance of Veterans Day, Reuters published a story reminding the public how remarkably little has been done to address to rapidly worsening opioid crisis, which has now been blamed for a range of..
Zero Hedge

Indiana prosecutors pushing against medical marijuana

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana’s county prosecutors remain vehemently opposed to any form of marijuana legalization and insist the plant “is not medicine.” That’s according to a letter the..
Seattle Times

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News video: Gov. Chris Christie: 'I'm Won't Be the Drug Czar'

Gov. Chris Christie: 'I'm Won't Be the Drug Czar' 00:55

Oct.25 -- New Jersey Governor Chris Christie talks about what he's going to do after his term expires next year. He speaks with Bloomberg's David Gura on "Bloomberg Markets."
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News video: Drug bill prompts rally outside Berks congressman's office

Drug bill prompts rally outside Berks congressman's office

As the opioid crisis continues to seep in across the country, a bombshell report on CBS's "60 Minutes" has ignited tensions in the political landscape.
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News video: How 'Czar' Became a Political Term in the US

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The word was reportedly first used in the U.S. in 1832.
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News video: County wants Congress to repeal drug law

County wants Congress to repeal drug law

Just three days after a "60 Minutes" and Washington Post investigation raised concerns about a federal law regulating the drug industry.
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Trump opioid panel wants drug courts, training for doctors

President Donald Trump's commission on the opioid crisis is calling for more drug courts, more training for doctors and penalties for insurers that dodge covering addiction treatment. The..

The Government Has Created Every Step In The Development Of The Opiod Crisis

the government has created every step in the development of the opiod crisis
Authored by Mark Thornton via The Mises Institute, The Washington Post and “60 Minutes” have just* peeled back another sordid layer in the War on Drugs by exposing Big Pharma’s role in..
Zero Hedge

Trump is applying one of his key business principles to the opioid crisis

trump is applying one of his key business principles to the opioid crisis
** · *Trump designated the opioid crisis a "public health emergency" a**fter a ton of public outcry over the administration's lack of action on the matter. * · *A "public health emergency"..
Business Insider

Watch Live: Trump To Label Opioid Epidemic A 'Public Health Emergency'

watch live: trump to label opioid epidemic a 'public health emergency'
In a long-awaited public address, President Donald Trump will reportedly direct his Department of Health and Human Services to declare the opioid crisis a nationwide public health emergency under the..
Zero Hedge

Rep. Tom Marino had help in preventing the DEA from addressing the opioid crisis

To the editor: I applaud the public outcry that has thwarted Rep. Tom Marino’s (R-Pa.) bid to be the nation’s drug czar, but I hope Californians will note that Rep. Judy Chu (D-Monterey Park)..
L.A. Times

Harsh Words Back Home for Tom Marino, Congressman Tied to Opioid Law

After a media exposé prompted the representative to withdraw as national drug czar nominee, Pennsylvania voters ask, “Does he even care about his people?”

How 'Czar' Became A Political Term In The US

how 'czar' became a political term in the us
Watch VideoWe often hear about U.S. presidents appointing "czars." But why are we using a term once reserved for Russian emperors? Today, "czar" means a type of presidential adviser..

An explosive '60 minutes' investigation prompted a lot of backlash — and it could lead to a law getting repealed

an explosive '60 minutes' investigation prompted a lot of backlash — and it could lead to a law getting repealed
· *Following an explosive investigation by the Washington Post and "60 Minutes," lawmakers are calling for a repeal of a law that passed through Congress with relative ease. * · *The Ensuring..
Business Insider

Former drug czar nominee Marino defends role in opioid law

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s former nominee to be the nation’s drug czar is defending his role in writing a law that critics say weakened the government’s authority to stop..
Seattle Times

The Deal With Drug Czars

Aside from having the coolest executive office title, what does a Drug Czar do anyway?

Journalists torpedo Trump drug nominee over bad bill, but how did it ever pass?

Tom Marino, the congressman tapped by President Trump as his drug czar, withdrew yesterday in the wake of a troubling report by the Washington Post and "60 Minutes."

Little-noticed law drug companies fought for: How it passed amid opioid crisis, what it does

The law that imperiled Rep. Tom Marino’s nomination as the national drug czar passed quietly in the spring of 2016, even as Congress and then-President Barack Obama declared opioid addiction a..

Trump's drug czar nominee withdraws from consideration

The U.S. lawmaker who was President Donald Trump's pick for drug czar withdrew on Tuesday after reports he spearheaded a bill that hurt the government's ability to crack…
Japan Today

Trump keeps kicking opioid crisis down the road

Tom Marino rightly dropped out of contention for drug czar. Will national emergency declaration come next week?: Our view

Trump's Pick for Drug Czar Withdraws Name

Tom Marino, President Trump’s pick for White House drug czar, removed himself from consideration after a backlash over his reported role in a 2016 law that made it tougher to limit the spread of..
Wall Street Journal

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