The Senate is poised to consider a comprehensive package of critical legislation to improve policies and resources to address the addiction crisis facing our nation. This legislative package includes a full range of strong provisions including prevention, treatment, recovery support, overdose reversal, and research components necessary to respond to the opioid epidemic.
Of interest to CADCA members, this package includes provisions to reauthorize the Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP), along with its two programs, Drug Free Communities (DFC) and High Intensity Drug Tracking Area (HIDTA) for an additional five years.
WHAT YOU CAN DO?
We need you to take action ON YOUR PERSONAL TIME, to ensure that your Senators vote yes on this critically important legislative package.
Please use CADCA’s CapWiz system to email your Senators today.
CADCA’s system allows you to automatically send CADCA’s sample letter on this issue to your legislators from CADCA’s website. To send letters to your legislators, click here.
TIMING – Please contact your Senators ASAP, as this legislative package will be considered on the Senate Floor early next week.