President Signs $500 Million in Appropriations for the Opioid Epidemic

December 10, 2016 | Addiction Policy Forum

graphic thanking President Obama and Congress for appropriations for opioid epidemic

On December 10, 2016, the President signed the continuing resolution into law, which included $500 million dollars to fight the opioid epidemic. 
The previous night, the Senate passed the continuing resolution in a 63-to-36 vote, funding the federal government through April 28, 2017.
Thank you all for your amazing teamwork to get this over the finish line.


Topics: News, Appropriations