Fentanyl Addiction and Opioid Abuse

Federal officials and medical professionals testified on the opioid epidemic and the federal response to the drug Fentanyl. The hearing… read more

Federal officials and medical professionals testified on the opioid epidemic and the federal response to the drug Fentanyl. The hearing focused on the connection between opioid drug prescriptions and addiction in patients, lack of resources in rural areas where cases of drug addiction are rising, and combating drug trafficking along the U.S. border. Democratic members also asked how future rehabilitation programs and health care access would be affected if the Affordable Care Act were repealed. close

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Fentanyl Addiction and Opioid Abuse

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Program ID:
425734-1
Category:
House Committee
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House Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 21, 2017 | 10:19am EDT | C-SPAN.org
Last Aired:
Apr 14, 2017 | 2:14am EDT | C-SPAN 1

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  • Mar 21, 2017 | 11:19am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 21, 2017 | 10:28pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 22, 2017 | 3:16am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 24, 2017 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 25, 2017 | 2:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 13, 2017 | 9:15pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 14, 2017 | 2:14am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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