View Full Version : Who Profits from the Opioid Crisis? Meet the Secretive Sackler Family Making Billions

12-04-17, 04:51 AM
This week, President Donald Trump’s nominee for drug czar, Republican Congressmember Tom Marino, had to withdraw from consideration after a Washington Post/”60 Minutes” investigation found he led a drug industry-backed effort to pass a law that weakened the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration’s ability to crack down on addictive opioids. Meanwhile, calls are growing to look at the major pharmaceutical companies that have fueled the opioid crisis.https://www.democracynow.org/2017/10/19/who_profits_from_the_opioid_crisis