Trump needs to declare national emergency for opioid crisis, commission says

FILE PHOTO — Governor Chris Christie of New Jersey takes part in the President’s Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis in Washington, U.S., June 16, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts/File Photo President Donald Trump needs to declare a national state of emergency for the opioid epidemic, said the commission he created to combat the public health crisis. Such a declaration was the “first and most urgent recommendation” in an interim report that detailed how...

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