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Displaced from The White House, President Donald Trump remarks on the Opioid Crisis from New Jersey Office

Appalachian Highland Thrust Piedmont Province: Trump National Golf Club, Bedminster, New Jersey : THE PRESIDENT:  Thank you very much, Secretary Price, for your work to address the crisis of opioid, heroin, cocaine, and methamphetamines.  It is a tremendous problem in our country, and we’re going to get it taken care of as…
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Industrial Opioid Crisis – Mass First Responders Deploy 20,000 + Narcan Life Saving Doses in 2016

Opioid and Prescription Drug Abuse Crisis. Boston, MA: Like many states, Massachusetts is experiencing a prescription drug and heroin epidemic. Last year, more than 2,000 residents died of an overdose. Overdose deaths now outnumber those due to car accidents. Not only is this a public safety issue – it is…
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Homeland: “A Prepared Community is a Resilient Community”

Staten Island, New York: DHS word via USSTRONG COM : Good morning Chairman Donovan and members of the subcommittee. My name is Michael Byrne and I am the Deputy Regional Administrator for FEMA Region II. I was also the Federal Coordinating Officer in New York during the Hurricane Sandy response. Thank…
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Park Honoring Youngest Boston Marathon Bombing Victim to Open in 2017; Groundbreaking Spring 2016

BOSTON, MA: Thursday, December 10, 2015 - Today Mayor Martin J. Walsh, Governor Charlie Baker and the Richard Family announced a new park at Children's Wharf honoring Martin Richard, the youngest victim of the Boston Marathon bombings.  Located adjacent to Boston Children's Museum, the park will be designed by the…
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TRANSATLANTIC POLICY LAB CITY SOCIAL FOR BOSTON RESILIENCE STRATEGY

BOSTON - Thursday, October 29, 2015  - Today, Mayor Martin J. Walsh announced in collaboration with  100 Resilient Cities - Pioneered by The Rockefeller Foundation  (100RC) that the Transatlantic Policy Lab (TAPL) will convene a social equity lab in Boston to assess the ways inequalities in income and opportunity affect…
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