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Tackling the Opioid Epidemic at the Federal and State Levels

Health / September 26, 2018 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. ET

Members of BPC’s Governors’ Council talked with the HHS Assistant Secretary about the response to the opioid epidemic and the latest from the states.

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Former Governors Offer Recommendations to President Trump’s Opioid Crisis Commission

Governance / Press Release July 12, 2017

Only through a sustained effort will we stop the epidemic and help the millions of people who are touched by this crippling public health crisis.

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Letter to the President's Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis

Governance / Research July 10, 2017

As former governors, we welcome President Donald Trump’s attention to the critical issue of the opioid epidemic and the commission’s work to address the tragic increase in opioid overdose deaths. We offer the following suggestions to the President’s Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis to consider.

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Governors Call for Bipartisanship in State of the State Addresses

Michele Nellenbach / Blog February 6, 2014

With the start of a new year, governors, like the president, gave their annual state of the state addresses.  We would like to commend those governors who used their annual address as an opportunity to call for bipartisanship and interparty…

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