Governor Phil Scott Speaks to Congress About Opioids
On February 6, Governor Phil Scott testified before the U.S. House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Health. He was joined by Secretary of Human Services Al Gobeille, Commissioner of Health Dr. Mark Levine, and Director of the Blueprint for Health Beth Tanzman. Governor Scott outlined Vermont’s successes and continued challenges in responding to the opioid epidemic.
The press release from the Office of the Governor is here.
A letter from the Governor to the Acting Secretary of U.S. Department of Health and Human Services may be downloaded here.