PBS NewsHour

What progress has the White House made on opioids?

Clip: 03/04/2018 | 4m 31s

On average, 115 people die every day due to opioid overdose, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The White House declared the opioid crisis a “public health emergency” last October and last week held a summit where President Trump praised the death penalty for drug dealers, a statement that was shocking to many. The Washington Post’s Katie Zezima joins Hari Sreenivasan.

Aired: 03/04/18

Rating: NR

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