Politics

Opioid epidemic, painkillers, drugs, pills
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Alan Scaia
April 09, 2019 - 12:13 pm
DALLAS (1080 KRLD) - The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has announced a $24 million grant to combat opioid abuse. Since the Texas Health and Human Services Commission launched its "Texas Targeted Opioid Response Program" in May 2017, the federal government has sent $176 million in...
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 U.S. Customs and Border Protection
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April 01, 2019 - 1:53 pm
The Trump administration says it may pull as many as 2,000 inspectors from border crossings to handle a surge of families arriving at the U.S.- Mexico border, many of them Central American asylum seekers.
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Barbara Schwarz
March 29, 2019 - 7:38 am
In a letter to the acting secretary of state, they wrote "We are disturbed by reports that your office has taken steps to remove thousands of eligible American voters from the rolls in Texas and that you have referred many of these Americans for possible criminal prosecution for exercising their...
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