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This photo provided by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration's Phoenix Division shows one of four containers holding some of the 30,000 fentanyl pills the agency seized in one of its bigger busts in Tempe, Ariz., in August 2017. Fentanyl is a potent synthetic opioid. (Drug Enforcement Administration via AP)

Ending the opioid scourge

With President Biden and Vice President Harris now scheduled to travel to the U.S. southern border to see the problems that exist down there for themselves, perhaps the nation's attention can be refocused on the scourge of illegal opioids.

Republican gubernatorial candidate Glenn Youngkin arrives for an event in Richmond, Va., on Tuesday, May 11, 2021. (AP Photo/Steve Helber) **FILE**

Can Youngkin end Va. GOP's dry spell?

The Washington Post's editorial page--which hasn't endorsed a Republican for governor of Virginia since it began endorsing candidates in 1976--seems to find glee in noting that no GOP nominee for statewide office in Virginia has won election since 2009.