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Bipartisan Lawmakers Call on Secretary of State to Take an “Aggressive” Approach With China to Fight Fentanyl

A group of bipartisan lawmakers are calling on Secretary of State Antony Blinken to take “aggressive diplomatic action” with China to fight the influx of fentanyl.

In a letter sent Wednesday, Rep. Susie Lee (D-Nev.) joined 44 other House members in saying they are concerned about the People’s Republic of China’s (PRC) “ongoing role,” in the U.S. fentanyl crisis.

“Stopping fentanyl is a life-or-death issue — not a Republican or Democratic one,” Lee said in a statement shared with The Hill. “A bipartisan coalition of 45 Members of Congress just made that clear today.”

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