Texas executed a murderer last night, and now they’re down to just one dose of the drugs used to inflict capital punishment.
Officials say they are trying to obtain more of the drug, but a recent court decision that says the names of suppliers must be public could make that difficult. States around the country are facing drug shortages because manufacturers refuse to sell their chemicals for capital punishment.
Here’s an idea: ban capital punishment, like most of the rest of the civilized world. Problem solved.