As many of you know, the U.S. Senate has passed the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act by a vote of 94-1. The act is now before the House where action is progressing. Once the act has passed, they key issue will be getting appropriations made that will actually help address the opioid epidemic in this country. I write to urge you to consider participation in this important day. Contact me if you have questions - Bill
CALLING ALL FAMILIES
Too many families have been shattered by the opioid epidemic. Join us on Capitol Hill May 18-19th for CARA Family Day and serve on our Families Committee. Share your story and help us end this crisis.
WHAT: CARA Family Day on Capitol Hill
WHO: Families across American impacted by the opioid epidemic
WHERE: Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C.
WHEN: Wednesday, May 18th and Thursday, May 19th, 2016
WHY: To meet with Members of Congress regarding the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2016 (CARA) and other opioid bills. It is time for Congress to address the opioid epidemic by moving quickly with CARA and related opioid legislation to bring to the President’s desk for signature.
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