As the poverty is rising, drug trafficking and addiction became a major problem in McDowell County. Gary Gilbert was a drug addict for more than 20 years and the last two years is clean; as he said "Life here is really hard. There are no jobs, no money, no future. So, when you are high you dont feel the depression, you are happy. I couldn't vote but if I could I will vote for Trump cause I believe he will bring back our jobs"
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