- GOP fundraiser Welch dies at 80 Updated: Mar-08-14 3:03 pm
- Senators question FDA over hydrocodone painkiller Updated: Feb-12-14 2:50 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Ted Welch, a prolific fundraiser in Tennessee Republican politics for four decades, has died. He was 80.
WASHINGTON - Three U.S. senators are raising concerns about the Food and Drug Administration's approval of a powerful painkiller called Zohydro, which experts say could add to the national epidemic of prescription drug abuse.