Norton To Participate In OGR Field Hearing In Baltimore On Combating The Opioid Crisis, Today
Norton to Participate in OGR Field Hearing in Baltimore on Combating the Opioid Crisis, Today
Nov 28, 2017
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) will travel to Baltimore, MD for a special Oversight and Government Reform Committee (OGR) field hearing today, Tuesday, November 28, 2017, at 12:30 p.m., at the Johns Hopkins Hospital (Chevy Chase Auditorium, 1800 Orleans St., Baltimore, MD). The hearing was requested by OGR Ranking Member Elijah Cummings (D-MD) to examine the ongoing national opioid crisis and hear recommendations from expert witnesses.
“Every part of our nation, including the nation’s capital, has been affected by the opioid epidemic,” Norton said. “The governors of Maryland and Virginia and the mayor of the District …