To the Beltway

Attorney General Sessions meets with families affected by opioids

03/15/2018 05:50 PM

LEXINGTON- Attorney General Jeff Sessions was in Lexington Thursday speaking with family members who are affected from the opioid epidemic. Sessions held a roundtable discussion with ten local families to hear about their experiences and insights on how to put an end to the crisis. Kentucky has been hit especially hard with opioid epidemic, seeing 1,400 overdoses last year— the fifth highest overdose death rate in the country. Nearly half of those deaths were a result of fentanyl; and one... Read more 

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