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. 18, 2018 Cory Booker D N.J. Senate Passes Opioid Crisis Response Bill that Includes Booker and Menendez-Authored Provisions
Sept. 18, 2018 Mike Lee R Utah Sen. Lee Votes Against Unaccountable Opioid Spending
Sept. 17, 2018 Patty Murray D Wash. VIDEO: Recounting Stories from Washington State on the Impact and Ripple Effects of Opioid Misuse, Senator Murray Applauds Senate Passage of Bipartisan Legislation to Tackle Nationwide Opioid Crisis
Sept. 17, 2018 Jeanne Shaheen D N.H. Shaheen Ushers Through Key NH Priorities in Senate-Passed Bill to Combat Opioid Crisis
Sept. 17, 2018 Richard M. Burr R N.C. Burr Applauds Senate Passage of Landmark Bill to Fight Opioid Crisis
Sept. 17, 2018 Maria Cantwell D Wash. Cantwell Provisions to Combat Opioid Epidemic, Hold Manufacturers Accountable for Negligent, Misleading Practices Pass U.S. Senate
Sept. 17, 2018 Tina Smith D Minn. U.S. Senator Tina Smith Says Senate Passage of Bipartisan Opioids Legislation Will Give Minnesota, Nation Tools to Combat Crisis
Sept. 17, 2018 Martin Heinrich D N.M. Udall, Heinrich Vote for Vital Legislation to Combat Opioid Epidemic
Sept. 17, 2018 Gary Peters D Mich. Peters, Capito Provisions Improving Opioid Treatment for Adolescents Passes Senate
Sept. 17, 2018 Gary Peters D Mich. Peters Floor Remarks Supporting Opioid Crisis Response Act
Sept. 17, 2018 Cindy Hyde-Smith R Miss. HYDE-SMITH VOTES WITH SENATE ON MAJOR OPIOID CRISIS LEGISLATION
Sept. 17, 2018 Todd Young R Ind. Young Votes to Tackle Opioid Epidemic and Protect Patients
Sept. 17, 2018 Shelley Moore Capito R W.Va. Capito Votes to Pass Legislation Strengthening Efforts to Fight the Opioid Epidemic
Sept. 17, 2018 David Perdue R Ga. Senator David Perdue Supports Fight Against Opioid Crisis
Sept. 17, 2018 Lisa Murkowski R Alaska Senator Murkowski Secures Provisions to Fight Opioid Epidemic
Sept. 17, 2018 James Lankford R Okla. Senator Lankford Supports Bill to Respond to Opioid Crisis
Sept. 17, 2018 Tom Udall D N.M. Udall, Heinrich Vote for Vital Legislation to Combat Opioid Epidemic
Sept. 15, 2018 Sherrod Brown D Ohio Sen. Sherrod Brown touted a bill to help newborns suffering from a condition caused by opioid use by pregnant women
Sept. 17, 2018 Christopher S. Murphy D Conn. SENATE PASSES MAJOR OPIOID CRISIS BILL, MURPHYS RECOVERY COACH ACT
Sept. 17, 2018 Robert Menendez D N.J. Menendez Applauds Senate Action to Tackle Opioid Epidemic
Sept. 17, 2018 Sheldon Whitehouse D R.I. Whitehouse Scores Key Wins for Rhode Island in Senate Opioids Bill
Sept. 17, 2018 Mitch McConnell R Ky. Landmark Opioids Legislation to Pass Senate
Sept. 17, 2018 Mitch McConnell R Ky. Senate Passes Landmark Opioid Legislation; Includes Two Provisions Secured by Senator McConnell
Sept. 17, 2018 Roy Blunt R Mo. Blunt Praises Senate Passage of Bipartisan Bill Giving States More Tools to Combat Opioid Epidemic
Sept. 17, 2018 Ron Johnson R Wis. Johnson Statement on Passage of Opioid Package
Sept. 17, 2018 Lamar Alexander R Tenn. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell Says Opioid Crisis Response Act of 2018 is Landmark Legislation
Sept. 17, 2018 John Boozman R Ark. Boozman Speaks About Congress's Latest Effort to Address Opioid Crisis
Sept. 17, 2018 John Boozman R Ark. Boozman Supports Comprehensive Opioid Package
Sept. 17, 2018 Pat Roberts R Kan. Senator Roberts Applauds Senate Passage of the Opioid Crisis Response Act of 2018
Sept. 17, 2018 John Thune R S.D. Multiple Thune-Authored Provisions Included in Crucial Legislation to Combat Opioid Crisis
Sept. 17, 2018 Johnny Isakson R Ga. Isakson Applauds Senate Passage of 'Opioid Crisis Response Act of 2018'
Sept. 17, 2018 Thomas R. Carper D Del. Carper, Coons Applaud Senate Passage of Critical Funding to Fight Opioid Addiction Crisis
Sept. 17, 2018 Rob Portman R Ohio Senate Passes Portmans STOP Act to Help Combat Opioid Epidemic
Sept. 17, 2018 Susan Collins R Maine Senate Passes Sweeping Opioids Package with Two Provisions Authored by Senator Collins
Sept. 17, 2018 Richard C. Shelby R Ala. Shelby Supports Legislation to Combat Opioid Epidemic
Sept. 17, 2018 Angus King I Maine On Senate Floor, King Speaks in Support of Expanding Base of Opioid Treatment Professionals
Sept. 17, 2018 Bill Cassidy R La. Senate Set to Pass Cassidy Legislation Targeting Opioid Crisis
Sept. 17, 2018 Brian Higgins D N.Y.-26 With Senate to Vote on Legislation to Address Opioid Crisis, Leaders Make Final Push for Funding to Help New York State Combat Opioid Epidemic, Increase Funding for Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs That Help Prevent Drug Abuse & Prescription Frau
Sept. 15, 2018 Sherrod Brown D Ohio Sen. Sherrod Brown touted a bill to help newborns suffering from a condition caused by opioid use by pregnant women
Sept. 14, 2018 Charles E. Grassley R Iowa Q&A: Another Step to Solve Opioid Epidemic
Sept. 14, 2018 Jeanne Shaheen D N.H. Shaheen Successfully Advances NH and National Defense Objectives & Continued Opioid Response Efforts in Final Version of Funding Bill
Sept. 14, 2018 Richard J. Durbin D Ill. Durbin Highlights Successes In Senate's Bipartisan Opioid Package
Sept. 14, 2018 Bernard Sanders I Vt. Vermont Delegation Announces More Than $200,000 in Grants to Help Address Opioid Crisis in Vermont
Sept. 14, 2018 Patty Murray D Wash. Opioid Funding Championed By Senator Murray Poised to Become Law
Sept. 14, 2018 Edward J. Markey D Mass. Senator Markey and Rep. Scott Introduce Legislation to Help Expand Access to Health Care, Including Opioid Use Disorder Treatment and Recovery Services
Sept. 14, 2018 Robert C. Scott D Va.-3 Rep. Scott and Senator Markey Introduce Legislation to Help Expand Access to Health Care, Including Opioid Use Disorder Treatment and Recovery Services
Sept. 13, 2018 Roy Blunt R Mo. Blunt Announces $3.8 Billion for Health-Related Programs Targeting the Opioid Epidemic
Sept. 13, 2018 Joe Manchin III D W.Va. Manchin Secures Funding for ARC, VA Caregiver Program and Opioid Epidemic
Sept. 13, 2018 Ben Ray Luján D N.M.-3 Lujn Introduces Legislation that Leverages Telehealth to Combat the Opioid Epidemic
Sept. 13, 2018 Robert Menendez D N.J. Menendez, Booker Announce $2.2 Million in Federal Funding to Help Prevent Alcohol, Opioid Abuse Among NJ Youth and Young Adults
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