How We Will Win the War on Opioids
The numbers around drug addiction in America are staggering. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, nearly 64,000 Americans died from a drug overdose in 2016 alone—more than three times the age-adjusted rate of drug overdose deaths in 1999. In 2016, an estimated 20.1 million Americans, or about 1 in 13 people aged 12 or older, had a substance use disorder.
For President Donald J. Trump, addiction is more than just a policy issue. https://go.usa.gov/xnthN
For President Donald J. Trump, addiction is more than just a policy issue.
Today, a memorial service was held in the U.S. Capitol Rotunda in honor of Reverend Billy Graham. President Trump delivered remarks and reflected on the legacy of Rev. Graham, who touched millions of people around the world.
The President said, "Today, in the center of this great chamber lies legendary Billy Graham, an ambassador for Christ who reminded the world of the power of prayer and the gift of God’s grace."
Read his remarks: https://go.usa.gov/xntps
Former Department intern and #HBCU graduate, U.S. Department of State - Careers recruiter Debbie Faltz emphasizes the importance of public service as she works to ensure the State Department reflects America in all of its diversity. https://go.usa.gov/xntry #BlackHistoryMonthI Am Diplomacy, I Am America: My Journey From Intern to Recruiter
As a native Washingtonian, educated in the DC public school system, an African American woman, and a graduate of a Historically Black College and University (HBCU), I am honored to serve today as one of the
The premier of the movie Black Panther helped the U.S. Embassy in Lomé, Togo launch a new comic book with a super hero that fights human trafficking!
The U.S. Embassy in Togo was honored to be able to bring the movie Black Panther to a theater in Lomé.