Researchers Aim To Fill Opioid Data Gap

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On this West Virginia Morning, a presidential commission on the opioid crisis delivered its first report last week. Among the recommendations: better sharing of data.

Health researchers warn that they don’t have some information critical to addressing the deadliest drug crisis in the country’s history. Aaron Payne reports on efforts in the Ohio Valley to fill some of the gaps.

We also hear about two new appointments to the Federal Energy Commission, which likely means the approval process for new natural gas infrastructure will begin moving again.