Prescription Painkiller Makers Lobby Against Opioid Limits

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The makers of prescription painkillers have adopted a 50-state strategy that includes hundreds of lobbyists and millions of dollars in campaign contributions to help kill or weaken measures aimed at stemming the tide of prescription opioids, which are at the heart of a crisis that has cost 165,000 American lives and pushed many more to crippling addiction, the Associated Press and the Center for Public Integrity Want to read more? Please subscribe to The Crime Report!