I’m a pissed off dad. My son isn’t here anymore. The state has spent billions and [the drug companies] have profited billions.

October 16, 2018 AT 3:00 AM

Minnesota state Rep. Dave Baker, a Republican who sponsored a failed bill this year that would have charged pharmaceutical companies a fee for every opioid painkiller they sell. It would have raised an estimated $20 million in annual funding for opioid abuse prevention and treatment.

Source: Governing