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El Paso Not Among Texas Cities Receiving All Of The $1.6 Billion Opioid Settlement Money

In October 2021, county judge Ricardo Samaniego announced that the county would be receiving part of the Texas’ Johnson & Johnson’s $292 million settlement funds from the opioid crisis. According to Samaniego, the “settlement allows us to recover some of the money” taxpayer monies spent on the opioid epidemic. According to the county’s press release […]