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High-Profile Overdose Cases Focus Spotlight on Severity of Fentanyl Crisis

Eighteen Republican lawmakers sent an open letter to President Biden expressing ‘serious concern’ over what they called his ‘failure of leadership’ on the overdose crisis.

Fentanyl, 2 mg., a lethal dose in most people. U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration


Thursday, March 17, 2022

04:44:56 am



Ms. McCaughey is a native New Yorker now based in New Hampshire. Her interests include politics, drug policy, and counterculture.

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