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    Birchfield v. North Dakota Oral Argument

    The Supreme Court heard oral argument in Birchfield v. North Dakota. The case concerns whether, in the absence of a warrant, a state may make it illegal for a driver to refuse to take a blood, breath, or…

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    Republican Weekly Address

    Senator Rob Portman (OH) gave the weekly Republican address. He talked about new legislation passed in Congress to combat opioid and prescription drug abuse.

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    National Governors Association Summer Meeting, Opioid Addiction

    The topic of opioids and prescription drug abuse was discussed at the annual summer meeting of the nation’s governors in Des Moines, Iowa. They heard from officials from the federal and…

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    Drug Addiction in 19th Century America

    Professor Elizabeth Gray talked about the use of and public opinion on opium and laudanum in the 19th century. Professor Gray described how most laudanum addicts at the time were upper…

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    E-Cigarettes and Public Health

    Legal and public policy analysts talked about the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) May 6, 2016, ruling that would make electronic, or “e-cigarettes,” subject to the same federal rules as…

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    Drug Cartels and Heroin Addiction

    Witnesses testified at a hearing on combating drug trafficking and heroin abuse in the U.S. They also addressed U.S.-Mexico drug interdiction efforts, strategies to combat fentanyl abuse,…

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    Representative Buddy Carter on Opioid Addiction in the U.S.

    Representative Buddy Carter (R-GA), a former pharmacist, talked about opioid addiction and prescription drug abuse in the U.S. He also discussed long wait times at Transportation Security…

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    Synthetic Drug Use

    Witnesses, including a Washington, D.C., police officer and the parent of a man who died after using synthetic marijuana, testified at a hearing on the dangers posed by synthetic drugs.…

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    Representative Gene Green on Public Health Issues

    Representative Gene Green (D-TX), ranking member on the Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health, talked about public health issues, including the spread of the Zika virus, opioid…

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    Weekly Presidential Address

    President Obama was joined in his weekly address by rapper Macklemore to talke about prescription drug addiction and opioid overdoses. The president also talked about why he wanted Congress…

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    Opioid Addiction Legislation

    As the House of Representatives was voting, Morning Consult health care reporter Mary Ellen McIntire reported by video from Capitol Hill about the House legislation aimed at preventing…

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    House Opioid Abuse Debate

    The House debated a bill to combat opioid addiction. The legislation would set up grant programs for addiction prevention and recovery, treatment for pregnant women and babies born addicted…

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    Opioid Addiction Legislation

    Andrew Siddons talked by video from Capitol Hill about legislation being considered in the House related to opioid abuse prevention and addiction treatment.

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    Opioid Addiction Legislation

    Representative Joe Courtney (D-CT) talked about legislation in the House dealing with opioid abuse, including a bill to provide $800 million in emergency federal funding to address the rise…

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    Opioid Addiction Legislation

    Sarah Ferris spoke by video from Capitol Hill about several bills under consideration in the House related to opioid addiction. She also discussed the Obama administration position on…

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    House Republican Agenda

    House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) and leadership colleagues spoke with reporters about the opioid bills being considered by the House. Regarding House Republican leadership’s meeting with…

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    Opioid Abuse Legislation

    Nathaniel Weixel spoke by phone about several anti-opioid addiction bills being debated in the House during the upcoming week.

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    Opioid Addiction in the U.S.

    C-SPAN examined prescription drug and heroin addiction in the U.S., including past remarks by President Obama, presidential candidate Ted Cruz, former addicts, health experts, and excerpts from Senate debate on…

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    Opioid Addiction and Treatment

    Michael Botticelli and officials from the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), Health and Human Services, and Baltimore testified at a hearing on ongoing federal government efforts to…

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    Opioid Addiction Legislation

    Becky Vaughn talked about efforts by the National Council for Behavioral Health and others to lobby Congress to pass legislation dealing with opioid addiction.

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