Recent Congressional Statements on Opioids

Members of the House of Representatives and the Senate issue press releases and other statements on multiple topics via their official websites. Represent regularly checks for new statements and posts links to them here. You can search the titles and text of the statements.

Recent Topics Opioids

Date Member Party State / District Title
Sept. 19, 2018 Joe Manchin III D W.Va. Manchin Hosts Roundtable Discussion on Opioids in Ranson
Sept. 20, 2018 Charles E. Grassley R Iowa Grassley Op-ed: Congress is working to combat opioid addiction
Sept. 20, 2018 Charles E. Grassley R Iowa Grassley Op-ed: Congress is working to combat opioid addiction
Sept. 19, 2018 Jeanne Shaheen D N.H. Shaheen Applauds Approval of NH Application for Federal Opioid Response Grants
Sept. 19, 2018 Phil Roe R Tenn.-1 Roe Applauds Funding to First District in Efforts to Combat Opioid Crisis
Sept. 19, 2018 Maria Cantwell D Wash. Cantwell, Law Enforcement Leaders Highlight Benefits of Senate-Passed Opioid Legislation, Needs in Washington State
Sept. 19, 2018 Ann McLane Kuster D N.H.-2 New Hampshire to Receive $30.1 Million in Opioid Funding
Sept. 19, 2018 Lamar Alexander R Tenn. Alexander: $30.8 Million Heads to Tennessee Communities on Front Lines of Opioid Crisis
Sept. 19, 2018 Cheri Bustos D Ill.-17 DURBIN AND BUSTOS HIGHLIGHT KEY PROVISIONS IN FIGHT AGAINST OPIOID EPIDEMIC
Sept. 19, 2018 Steve Womack R Ark.-3 Arkansas Community Health Centers Awarded Nearly $3 Million to Combat Opioid Addiction
Sept. 19, 2018 Rob Portman R Ohio In Dayton, Portman Participates in an Opioid Roundtable Discussion With Law Enforcement, Montgomery County Public Health, and the County ADAMH Services Board
Sept. 18, 2018 Amy Klobuchar D Minn. Klobuchar’s Bipartisan Bills to Crack Down on Synthetic Opioids Pass the Senate
Sept. 19, 2018 Cindy Hyde-Smith R Miss. HYDE-SMITH ANNOUNCES $5.0 MILLION OPIOID TREATMENT GRANTS FOR MISS. COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTERS
Sept. 19, 2018 Richard J. Durbin D Ill. Durbin And Bustos Highlight Key Provisions In Fight Against Opioid Epidemic
Sept. 17, 2018 Richard J. Durbin D Ill. Durbin Applauds Senate Passage Of Bipartisan Bill To Fight Opioid Epidemic
Sept. 19, 2018 Andy Harris R Md.-1 Congressman Andy Harris Supports Providing $1 Billion Toward Opioid Crisis
Sept. 19, 2018 Roy Blunt R Mo. Missouri to Receive $31.5 Million in Opioid Grants Funded By Blunt-Led Bill
Sept. 19, 2018 John Boozman R Ark. Arkansas Community Health Centers Awarded Nearly $3 Million to Combat Opioid Addiction
Sept. 18, 2018 Ron Wyden D Ore. Wyden Applauds Senate Passage of Legislation to Address Opioid Crisis
Sept. 18, 2018 Elizabeth Warren D Mass. Warren Applauds Senate Passage of Bipartisan Bill to Combat Opioid Crisis
Sept. 18, 2018 Lamar Alexander R Tenn. Alexander: Senate Approves $3.8 Billionto Fight the Opioid Crisis, Bringingthe Total ThisYear to $8.5 Billion
Sept. 17, 2018 Roger Wicker R Miss. Wicker Votes to Expand Efforts to Prevent and Treat Opioid Abuse
Sept. 18, 2018 Marco Rubio R Fla. Key Rubio Provisions Included in Critical Bill to Combat Opioid Crisis
Sept. 18, 2018 John Thune R S.D. Thune Discusses Critical Opioid Legislation and Strong State of the Economy
Sept. 18, 2018 Phil Roe R Tenn.-1 Bipartisan Group of Doctors Introduce Resolution Encouraging Education on Opioid Prescribing
Sept. 17, 2018 Deb Fischer R Neb. Senate Passes Bipartisan Bill to Help States Fight Opioid Crisis
Sept. 18, 2018 Tammy Duckworth D Ill. Duckworth Statement on Senate Passage of Bipartisan Legislation to Address Opioid Crisis
Sept. 18, 2018 Todd Young R Ind. Young Votes for Military Pay Raises, Pell Grants, Opioid Funding and Other Indiana Priorities in Appropriations Package
Sept. 18, 2018 Patrick J. Leahy D Vt. Leahy Champions Fight Against Opioids In Senate-Passed Appropriations Bill
Sept. 18, 2018 John Hoeven R N.D. Hoeven Joins Senate in Passing Funding Legislation to Combat Opioid Abuse, Support STEM Education Opportunities
Sept. 17, 2018 Ann McLane Kuster D N.H.-2 Kuster Statement on Senate Passage of Opioid Legislation
Sept. 18, 2018 Sherrod Brown D Ohio Nearly $4 Billion to Combat Opioid Crisis in Appropriations Bills Set to Become Law
Sept. 18, 2018 Edward J. Markey D Mass. Senator Markey Provisions Included in Senate-Passed Legislation to Combat Opioid Epidemic
Sept. 17, 2018 Lamar Alexander R Tenn. USA Today: Senate advances plan to combat opioid epidemic
Sept. 17, 2018 Lamar Alexander R Tenn. NBC News: Senate passes sweeping legislation to combat opioid epidemic
Sept. 17, 2018 Lamar Alexander R Tenn. The Washington Examiner: Senate passes massive legislation to combat opioid crisis
Sept. 18, 2018 Rob Portman R Ohio Portman Praises Senate Passage of New Opioid Funding
Sept. 17, 2018 Joe Manchin III D W.Va. MANCHIN AGAIN SECURES TRIPLE THE FUNDING FOR WEST VIRGINIA TO FIGHT THE OPIOID CRISIS
Sept. 18, 2018 Shelley Moore Capito R W.Va. VIDEO: Capito Highlights Efforts to Curb Opioid Epidemic in West Virginia
Sept. 17, 2018 Shelley Moore Capito R W.Va. Capito, Peters Provisions Improving Opioid Treatment for Adolescents Passes Senate
Sept. 18, 2018 Tim Kaine D Va. Warner & Kaine Praise Senate Passage Of Comprehensive Opioid & Substance Abuse Bill That Included Their Own Legislation
Sept. 18, 2018 Mitch McConnell R Ky. More Help is on the Way to Address the Nations Opioid Crisis
Sept. 18, 2018 Charles E. Grassley R Iowa Grassley on Passage of the Opioid Crisis Response Act
Sept. 18, 2018 Charles E. Grassley R Iowa Anti-Opioid Abuse Package Passes the Senate
Sept. 18, 2018 Joni Ernst R Iowa Bipartisan Bill to Combat Opioid Crisis Passes Senate with Ernst Support, Includes the Senators AIDD Act
Sept. 17, 2018 Angus King I Maine Senate Passes Legislation to Fight the Opioid Crisis Including Multiple King-Backed Provisions
Sept. 18, 2018 John Cornyn R Texas Cornyn, Feinstein Substance Abuse Prevention Bill Passes in Opioids Package
Sept. 17, 2018 Benjamin L. Cardin D Md. Senate Passes Cardin Measures to Fight Opioid Epidemic
Sept. 17, 2018 Steve Daines R Mont. Daines Fights to Include Tools to Combat Meth, Opioids Crisis in Landmark Legislation
Sept. 18, 2018 John Hoeven R N.D. Hoeven: Senate Passes Opioid Crisis Response Act to Further Comprehensive Approach to Combat Abuse
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