The Joe Biden presidency is just smashing through all kinds of records.
“More than 100,000 people died from drug overdoses in the U.S. in 2021, more than in any other year on record, according to provisional data released by the National Center for Health Statistics Wednesday.
Why it matters: The grim milestone, a 15% increase from overdose deaths in 2020, occurred during the coronavirus pandemic, which also killed over 415,000 in the country that year and almost 1 million in total so far. ,,,
The National Center for Health Statistics said at least 107,622 people died from overdoses in 2021, a major increase from the estimated 93,655 deaths in 2020.
Overdose deaths involving opioids increased from an estimated 70,029 in 2020 to 80,816 in 2021 …”
In case you were wondering, this was the trend:
Note: If these people were dying in Ukraine, our politicians would care about them.