Speaking from his Mar-a-Lago home, Trump rattled off a string of familiar claims.
Issues: drug trafficking
Trump’s Border Blunders
Q&A: The Death Penalty for Drug Trafficking?
The Trump administration’s initiative to combat the opioid epidemic aims to reduce drug demand, curtail illicit drug supply and expand addiction treatment. But the aspect that garnered headlines was President Trump’s repeated emphasis on seeking the death penalty for drug traffickers. We answer several key questions on the topic.