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Pills by the tens of thousands, then by the hundreds of thousands and ultimately by the millions found their way to Norton, a city tucked in southwest Virginia’s coal country, according to a Post analysis of federal data that tracked the manufacture and sale of opioids across the United States.
President Trump told reporters that he began speaking "very quickly" after the crowd at a rally began chanting in criticism of Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.). But in fact, he remained silent for about 13 seconds as the chanting was heard.
The demonstration at the Russell Senate Office Building was the second this week in which people of faith called for the eradication of Immigration and Customs Enforcement and an end to the practice of detaining migrants at detention centers along the U.S.-Mexico border.