Organ banks around the country have noted an increasing number of organs from donors who have died of overdoses.
Last night, Congress was unable to come to an agreement on a government spending bill. So at midnight, for the first time in almost two decades, parts of the government officially shut down.
NPR’s Steve Inskeep sat down with President Obama yesterday to hear his thoughts on the crisis.
Inskeep joins Here & Now to open up his reporter’s notebook from the White House.