"I lost a cousin to suicide who battled opioid addiction. Let's please keep the conversation going!" - Kelly Golden, Talk Host - News Radio 94.3 WSC
During today's Opioid Summit at the White House, Eric Bolling shared the story of his son who died from an accidental overdose. pic.twitter.com/P0bq6El6nj— The White House (@WhiteHouse) March 1, 2018
Rep. Eric Bedingfield holding photo of his son who died of addiction. He's leading new committee on opioid addiction pic.twitter.com/89zyk3clK9— Andrew Brown (@Andy_Ed_Brown) August 15, 2017
State Rep. Eric Bedingfield chairs the new House Opioid Abuse Prevention Study Committee. He is holding a large photo of his son, Josh Bedingfield, who died of an opioid-related overdose after struggling with years of addiction.
South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson recently announced a lawsuit against Connecticut-based Purdue Pharma, one of the nations largest pain pill manufacturers that makes the synthetic opioid OxyContin.