Trump vows to ‘look into’ drug czar nominee after report

President Trump on Monday said he would look into a Washington Post/60 Minutes report that his drug czar nominee, Rep. Tom Marino (R-Pa.), helped pass a bill weakening federal authority to prevent companies from distributing opioids. Trump said he would “make a change” if he discovers anything that is “1 percent negative to doing what we want to do,” suggesting he might withdraw the nomination. “We’re going to be looking into Tom,” Trump said. Democrats called for replacing Marino with a new nominee. Trump said he planned to declare the opioid epidemic a national emergency next week.

Don’t be surprised that our current President is not Constitutionality minded and that Rep. Marino might be.

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