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Thousands of Region’s Residents Could Get Drug Treatment with Overhaul

Millions of uninsured Americans with drug and alcohol addictions will become eligible for insurance when the federal health care overhaul goes into effect next year. More than 2,000 D.C. residents, 100,000 Virginia residents and 41,000 Maryland residents are among them.


U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder arrives at the witness table to testify during a Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing about the controversial the "Operation Fast and Furious" gun running program on Capitol Hill, on November 8, 2011 in Washington, DC. (Credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Holder To Speak At D.C. Drug Court Graduation

Attorney General Eric Holder will speak at a ceremony recognizing people who have graduated from a drug treatment program in the District of Columbia.