Trump Administration pledges $1 billion to fight opioids

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It will come in a system of grants offered to states to help fight the drug scourge on the local level

WASHINGTON (WDVM) — The Trump Administration has pledged to spend more than a billion dollars to continue the fight against opioid abuse.

It will come in a system of grants offered to states to help fight the drug scourge on the local level.

Washington D.C. Correspondent Trevor Shirley reports the measure comes after data showed opioid deaths are finally declining after decades.

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