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Congressional ban on gun control

Congressional ban on gun control

Garrett Kluever, Biz & Tech Editor

April 23, 2018

Gun violence is often touted as an argument of haves and have-nots, but we should have this conversation from the premise of research. In 1996, Congress passed the Dickey Amendment as part of the omnibus spending bill, which stated, “None of the funds made available for injury prevention and control ...

State legislators combat addiction epidemic

April 12, 2016

April 12, 2016 Royal Purple Staff Opinion Last month, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released guidelines in an attempt to rein in the prescribing of opioid painkillers to address chronic pain. The guidelines came in response to more than 165,000 overdose deaths, along with...

State senators hurt families, block CBD bill

April 5, 2016

Royal Purple Staff Opinion April 5, 2016 Epilepsy is a neurological disorder that can cause some people to have as many as 100 seizures in a single day, and it affects more than 450,000 children across the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Cannabidio...

CDC’s alcohol guidelines are an insult to women

CDC’s alcohol guidelines are an insult to women

February 16, 2016

Feb. 16, 2016 If you missed the familiar feeling of the government telling a woman how she should behave and what she shouldn’t do, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) had your back in recent weeks. In what seemed like a good-hearted attempt to raise awareness of Fetal Alcohol Syndrome and Sudden...

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