OxyContin, pictured here, is one of several heavily prescribed opioid painkillers that are tied to addiction and abuse. US Attorney General Loretta Lynch is seeking more funds to fight an opioid addiction epidemic.
OxyContin, pictured here, is one of several heavily prescribed opioid painkillers that are tied to addiction and abuse. US Attorney General Loretta Lynch is seeking more funds to fight an opioid addiction epidemic. Liz O. Baylen TNS
OxyContin, pictured here, is one of several heavily prescribed opioid painkillers that are tied to addiction and abuse. US Attorney General Loretta Lynch is seeking more funds to fight an opioid addiction epidemic. Liz O. Baylen TNS

Lynch makes needed push for more funds to fight opioid addiction epidemic

September 21, 2016 07:27 PM

UPDATED September 21, 2016 07:54 PM

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