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Gainey: HOPE Caucus Discusses Policy Options with Stakeholders

HARRISBURG, May 25, 2017 – State Rep. Ed Gainey, D-Allegheny, and co-chairs from the other three caucuses in Harrisburg held a kick-off meeting this week for 2017 for the PA HOPE Caucus. The PA HOPE Caucus, which stands for Heroin, Opioid Prevention and Education, is...

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Governor Wolf Signs Bills to Battle Heroin and Opioid Crisis

Harrisburg, PA – Today, Governor Wolf signed legislation to battle Pennsylvania’s heroin and opioid epidemic. This legislation will strengthen the Prescription Drug Monitoring Program, restrict the number of pills that can be prescribed to minors or in emergency...

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Opioid Awareness Education Plan Passes Senate, Wozniak Says

Harrisburg - Sept. 28, 2016 - Legislation to create a new opioid awareness program for students in middle and high school was approved unanimously by the state Senate and is now headed to the House of Representatives for consideration, the bill's sponsor Sen. John N....

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Capitol Rally to Focus on Fight Against Opioid Abuse

 

Members of the Legislative Heroin, Opioid, Prevention and Education (HOPE) Caucus, along with Gov. Tom Wolf, Lt. Gov. Mike Stack, administration officials, advocates and families participated in a rally for continued funding and support to combat the growing opioid epidemic.

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Senator Costa Closing Remarks During Capitol Rally

 

Members of the Legislative Heroin, Opioid, Prevention and Education (HOPE) Caucus, along with Gov. Tom Wolf, Lt. Gov. Mike Stack, administration officials, advocates and families participated in a rally for continued funding and support to combat the growing opioid epidemic.

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‘Day of HOPE’ Rally Focuses on Fighting Opioid Epidemic

HARRISBURG, Sept. 20 – Calling for funding, support and educational efforts to combat Pennsylvania’s growing opioid epidemic, state Rep. Ed Gainey today joined his colleagues from the legislative PA HOPE Caucus, Gov. Tom Wolf, Lt. Gov. Mike Stack, administration...

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Bipartisan Hearing to Fight Opioid Abuse

 

Joint bipartisan hearing with the House and Senate Policy Committees and the HOPE Caucus to discuss the ongoing efforts to fight the opioid and heroin epidemic across Pennsylvania.

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