January 18, 2014

Special to The Olympian: State must address heroin epidemic, drug crimes

The heroin crisis in Washington state has reached the level of a state emergency. The situation here is no different than in Vermont, where Gov. Peter Shumlin spent the entirety of his state address on the crisis of heroin and drug-related crime that “threatens our safety” and “compromises our quality of life.” I applaud his courage, honesty and proposed plan.

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