WASHINGTON, DC – Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee Chairman Tim Murphy (R-PA) appeared Sunday on CBS News’ Face the Nation to participate in a roundtable discussion on mental illness and violence. Chairman Murphy is leading the House Energy and Commerce Committee’s examination of mental heath treatment, federal grant programs, and research into violence and severe mental illness. Click here to watch.
As part of the ongoing review into mental health issues raised by the Newtown tragedy, the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations will host a bipartisan, public forum on Tuesday, March 5, 2013, with leading national experts to explore issues related to severe mental illness and violence.
Further details on the March 5 forum, including logistics and participants, will be posted when available HERE.