• Rebecca Watson wrote a new post, The Democrats’ Terrible Plan to Fix the Opioid Epidemic, on the site Skepchick 1 year, 2 months ago

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    • As someone from Michigan who has a friend with serious chronic pain issues, I’ve seen the red tape side of this first hand. My friend also gets accused of being an addict all the time despite having proven pain issues…

    • I look at it as, maybe we should be glad they’re trying? Obama’s response to opioids was pretty much the same as Reagan’s response to AIDS (that is to say, nothing). The Clinton campaign, some of the people I met were actually gleeful? (Yeah, they went out of their way to make Trump the less-disgusting choice.) So, that Democrats admit it is a problem is a good step.

      I just wish they understood that some patients really do have chronic pain issues.

    • I’m curious why you’ve chosen not to post my comment. I don’t believe I was disrespectful in any way, nor do I believe I broke any of the posting rules. Can you at least let me know why? If you’d just as soon I not post on your site please let know and I’ll move along.