Springfield News-Leader: Hartzler op-ed: Combating an epidemic

Springfield News-Leader: Hartzler op-ed: Combating an epidemic

6:44 p.m. CDT June 2, 2016

Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler with State Rep. Steve Lynch and Pulaski County Sheriff Ron Long

It destroys families, communities and opportunities. It is not limited to race, gender, cultural or linguistic group, income or political party. It impacts all kinds of people — mothers and fathers, brothers and sisters, men and women, young and old — leaving devastation in its wake. It is the opioid epidemic that is spreading at an alarming rate across the country ... and it affects us all.... [Read more at the Springfield News-Leader]