White House Panel Urges Trump to Declare State of Emergency Over Opioid Crisis

 

 

White House panel urges Trump to declare state of emergency over opioid crisis

WASHINGTON - The White House's commission on combating the opioid epidemic has recommended that President Trump declare a federal state of emergency to address the crisis, a potentially significant step for an administration that has repeatedly pledged to take steps to ease the epidemic. "The first and most urgent recommendation of this Commission is direct and…