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Opioid crisis 'officially' an emergency, Trump declares

By Compiled by Democrat-Gazette staff from wire reports

This article was published August 11, 2017 at 4:30 a.m.

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White House senior adviser Kellyanne Conway listens as Secretary of Health and Human Services Tom Price speaks with reporters about the opioid crisis, Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017, in Bridgewater, N.J.

President Donald Trump on Thursday declared the country's opioid crisis a national emergency, saying the epidemic exceeded anything he had seen with other drugs in his lifetime.

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TravisBickle says... August 11, 2017 at 11:20 a.m.

Take them off the market like they did Quaaludes and other similar drugs.

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