"Courts around the country have ruled that Backpage has broad immunity It's a 1996 law that has not kept up with the times," said Sen. Rob Portman, Ohio Republican. "Only Congress can fix this injustice."
Sen. Rob Portman said Wednesday that the government is too slow in implementing key elements of his drug addiction treatment and recovery bill, which was signed into law last year and which outlines concrete steps the Trump administration can take to fulfill his August declaration that the opioid crisis is a national emergency.