Funding needed to curb fentanyl smuggling at ports of entry, administration officials say

By: - February 15, 2023 5:29 pm
An injectable drug is loaded into a syringe while prescription medication is strewn about haphazardly

The president’s drug control budget to be sent to Congress will request funds to screen vehicles at the Southern border, administration officials said. (Darwin Brandis/iStock Getty Images Plus)

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Ariana Figueroa
Ariana Figueroa

Ariana covers the nation's capital for States Newsroom. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections and campaign finance.