Tag: opioid epidemic

Stephanie Murphy Backs Bill to Help Reform How Medicaid, CHIP Cover Opioid Addiction

Noting the continued opioid crisis, Central Florida congresswoman is behind a bill to reform how Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) covers addiction treatment.

Vern Buchanan: Time to Hold China Accountable for Fentanyl, Opioids

Even as drug overdoses continue to rise in Southwest Florida and across the nation, a Florida Republican is pushing Congress to do more to fight opioids.

Ron DeSantis Creates Task Force to Take on Substance Abuse, Opioid Epidemic

DeSantis, Lt. Gov. Jeanette Nuñez, state Attorney General Ashley Moody and Department of Children and Families Secretary (DCF) Chad Poppell made the announcement at a media event on Monday.

Ron DeSantis Proposes $91.3 Billion Budget

DeSantis is looking to spend more on the environment and education.