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Trump's Opioid Commission Fails To Request Funds In Report

President Trump's opioid commission focused heavily on treatment, drug courts and ad campaigns in its report, suggesting new ways to combat the opioid crisis. Despite citing a lack of funding as one of the biggest barriers to fixing the issue, the commission did not ask Congress for new funds. 

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