VIDEO: At Senate hearing with OR Governor Brown, Senator Murray emphasizes need for federal government to support state innovation to address opioid crisis

In sixth Senate health committee hearing on opioid crisis, Senator Murray highlighted innovative LEAD program in Washington State, emphasized the need for federal support of state innovation to tackle addiction 

Hearing featured Governors Brown (D-OR) and Larry Hogan (R-MD,) who spoke about their states’ efforts to respond to the opioid epidemic

Senator Murray: “… while this a national problem, empowering local officials with the tools they need is one of the most important solutions”