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Top lawmaker signals support to classify all illicit fentanyl copycats like heroin

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A top U.S. Senator signaled some support on Tuesday for legislation permanently placing illicit chemical knock-offs of the extremely potent opioid fentanyl into the same legal class as heroin to boost prosecutions of traffickers and makers of the drugs, a proposal championed by top federal officials. FILE PHOTO: Plastic bags of fentanyl… Read More »

American Nurses Association Not Ready To Back Medicare For All Like Unions

Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., left, pauses as he and other Democratic Senators hold a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017, to unveil their Medicare for All legislation to reform health care. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)ASSOCIATED PRESS The American Nurses Association isn’t ready to join a growing movement of union nurses in… Read More »