Advocacy

Statement on Senate Passing Historic Opioids Package

September 17, 2018
With passage of the Senate’s opioids package today, we could not be more pleased with the historic work Congress has undertaken to address the opioid crisis. This legislation will help families...
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Over 200 Organizations Urge Passage of Opioid Legislation

September 13, 2018

 

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Take Action: Urge your Senators to Take Immediate Action on Passing the Opioid Package

August 8, 2018

We applaud the House of Representatives for their leadership in passing the Substance Use-Disorder Prevention that Promotes Opioid Recovery and Treatment (SUPPORT) for Patients and Communities Act...

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Funding Update: Senate Funding Levels for Fiscal Year 2019

July 19, 2018

The Senate Appropriations Committee has approved all 12 fiscal year 2019 appropriation bills, which, if signed into law, would authorize over $7.4 billion in funding for the 31 addiction programs we...

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Senate Bill to Include $7.9 Billion in Federal Funding to Address Addiction

July 19, 2018

 

Last week, the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) issued a report that determined, if approved, the Opioid Crisis Response Act of 2018 (OCRA; S. 2680) would authorize approximately $7.9 billion in...

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House Passes Historic H.R. 6 to Help Patients and Families

June 22, 2018

Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed historic legislation to continue building the comprehensive framework needed to address our nation’s drug crisis. The Substance Use-Disorder Prevention...

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Over 155 Organizations Sign Letter in Support of the House’s Work to Address the Drug Crisis

June 13, 2018

In support of the House of Representatives' efforts to address the nation’s drug crisis, over 155 organization signed a letter to show appreciation for the bipartisan work to help solve this crisis.

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House to Vote on Massive Addiction Legislation

June 7, 2018

The U.S. House of Representatives will vote next week on a massive package of addiction legislation aimed at strengthening our nation’s response to the drug crisis. Building on the historic passage...

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Cornyn/Feinstein Prevention Bill Advances to Senate Floor

May 25, 2018
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Support the FIRST STEP Act

May 22, 2018

Today, the U.S. House of Representatives will take an important step toward helping individuals in the criminal justice system receive the care and assistance they need by passing the FIRST STEP...

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