Sen. Hassan: Trump Has Been All Talk, Little Action on the Opioid Crisis

Three months ago, President Trump’s White House Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis recommended specific actions the federal government should take to step up efforts to combat the devastating fentanyl, heroin and opioid crisis. If recent trends have held, about 10,000 Americans died since the commission released its report. Thousands more overdosed…

Trump plan calls for new nuclear weapons

The Trump administration on Friday called for the development of two new types of nuclear weapons to better deter potential adversaries, in a reassessment of the current arsenal that critics slammed as increasing the likelihood of nuclear conflict. The Pentagon’s Nuclear Posture Review, the first since 2010, calls for a “lower-yield” option — with less…