Good expose on the causes of the opioid crisis

Good expose on the causes of the opioid crisis. A major national concern, but perhaps a more complicated issue and solution than our politicians admit


How much does your Congressman get paid?

$174,000/year + benefits, up 23% from 2001.  I wonder if they are 23% more productive?

Congress Needs to Do Its Job

Congress needs to do its job.

"But since 1997, Congress has never passed more than a third of its regular appropriations bills on time, and usually has done considerably less than that: For instance, for six straight years (fiscal 2011 through 2016), not a single spending bill was passed by Oct. 1." - Pew Research

The real reason our Congress shut down the government for 3 days?  Politics