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Official Statement on New CDC Data on Drug Overdose Deaths

November 29, 2018
 
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President Trump Signs the Historic Opioid Package (H.R. 6) into Law!

October 24, 2018

Today, President Trump signed the historic Opioid Package (H.R. 6) into law!

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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 - Historic Opioid Package Up for a Vote

September 6, 2018

Congress is considering critical legislation that would improve policies and resources to address addiction. Recent reports indicate that the Senate is likely to take up the package as early as next...

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Addiction Policy Forum Launches Overdose Reversal Toolkit in Collaboration with University of Waterloo

August 27, 2018

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Official Statement from Addiction Policy Forum on Latest CDC Drug Overdose Fatality Data

August 16, 2018

"The latest CDC drug overdose data is devastating and demands action; demands that we come together as a country to prevent and treat addiction with a healthcare response. Each of the 72,000 we lost...

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Melania Trump Visits West Virginia Opioid Treatment Center

October 12, 2017
This Tuesday, October 10th, First Lady Melania Trump traveled to West Virginia, a state with some of the highest rates of overdose in the US. While visiting a center which treats infants suffering...
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President Jessica Hulsey Nickel Testifies Before The President’s Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis

June 16, 2017

 

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PRNewsire - Jessica Hulsey Nickel To Testify At First Meeting Of Christie Commission

June 15, 2017

On Friday, June 16th, Addiction Policy Forum President and CEO Jessica Nickel has been invited to testify before the Christie Commission in Room 350 of the White House Campus.  Below is an article...

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