Mitchell Hosts Opioid Roundtable

October 17, 2017
Press Release

Shelby Twp., Michigan – Yesterday, Representative Mitchell (MI-10) led a roundtable discussion on the opioid crisis with local law enforcement and community health officials from across Michigan’s 10th District.  The discussion focused on how the federal government can better assist local officials as they work to keep our community safe from addiction.  Representative Mitchell released the following statement after the discussion:

“The opioid crisis has taken a toll on communities across the country, including here in Michigan’s 10th District.  Our local law enforcement and health officials have been on the front lines fighting opioid abuse for years; their dedication to our community is truly unparalleled.  I am grateful for their input as we determine how to better coordinate federal and local efforts to address this crisis, and look forward to continuing the discussion,” said Representative Mitchell.