As fentanyl seizures increase, Dems vote against harsher penalties

House Democrats rejected several amendments in recent days that would have strengthened penalties for distributing fentanyl, as the deadly drug continues to spread havoc through the United States at record pace. Last week, Democrats in the House Judiciary Committee blocked an amendment

San Diego fentanyl overdoses tripled amid COVID-19 lockdowns

The San Diego County District Attorney’s Office is warning residents about fatal fentanyl overdoses in the Southern California city. Fentanyl-related overdoses tripled in 2020 amid COVID-19 lockdowns, with 461 deaths compared to 151 in 2019, according to the DA’s office. “Parents are