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MEDIA ADVISORY: Chairman Walden to Kick Off Washington Examiner Event on the Opioid Crisis


WASHINGTON, DC – Tomorrow, House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Greg Walden (R-OR) will deliver keynote remarks at the Washington Examiner’s “Examining Opioids” breakfast event.

Over the last several months, Energy and Commerce has led a two-track push to combat the opioid crisis. Chairman Walden will discuss that effort, as well as the path ahead.

This week, the House began two weeks of consideration on bipartisan efforts to combat the opioid crisis. As part of that effort, 26 Energy and Commerce Committee bills have been passed so far this week.

***NOTE: Chairman Walden will hold a brief media availability immediately following his remarks.***

WHAT: Washington Examiner’s “Examining Opioids” event
WHERE: Hillsdale College Kirby Center, 227 Massachusetts Avenue NE, Washington, DC 20002
WHEN: Thursday, June 14, 2018 at 8:00 a.m. ET (doors open at 7:30)

Learn more about the Energy and Commerce’s comprehensive efforts to combat the opioid crisis HERE.

Learn more about the House’s efforts HERE.


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