Patrick Morrisey

Candidates for governor quarrel over glory for winning opioid settlements

BY: - November 2, 2023

Opioid settlement cash is not inherently political. It’s not the result of a law passed by Congress nor an edit to the state budget. It’s not taxpayer money. Rather, it’s coming from health care companies that were sued for fueling the opioid crisis with prescription painkillers. But like most dollars meant to address public health […]