House Passes Sweeping Bipartisan Opioid Package

    View Authors June 2018

    On Friday, June 22, the House of Representatives overwhelmingly cleared a bill that serves as the legislative vehicle for nearly 60 already passed proposals to combat America’s opioid epidemic. Its approval concludes months of congressional hearings and two weeks of floor votes on various opioid measures, as well as marks one of Congress’ most ambitious efforts yet to address the crisis.