Sunday, April 2, 2017
Maybe Alan Grayson Was Right
So let's get this straight: The US is in the grip of an unprecedented opioid epidemic. It's killing more people than AIDS did at its height — and claiming more victims than cars and guns. The folks who OD are mostly white people. And one of the regions that's suffering the most is the Rust Belt.
Hello, Trump voters.
In spite of all this, though, Republican Governor Scott Walker of Wisconsin says that people should take drug tests before they can get Medicaid. Incredible.
It boggles our minds why the Republicans want to help their supporters die early. But that seems to be what they what. We cats HISS.