WASHINGTON – This morning, U.S. Congressman David N. Cicilline (D-RI) joined members of the Bipartisan Task Force to Combat the Heroin Epidemic to announce a new legislative agenda to reduce drug overdose deaths, which have nearly doubled in Rhode Island since 2009.
The full text of Cicilline’s remarks, as delivered, is embedded below. Video of his remarks is available here.
David N. Cicilline
Bipartisan Heroin Task Force