DiGirolamo to Unveil Legislation to Address Prescription Drug Epidemic

WHAT:           Rep. Gene DiGirolamo (R-Bucks), chairman of the House Human Services Committee and long-time champion of efforts to prevent drug abuse, will unveil legislation and other potential remedies to address the epidemic of prescription drug overdoses and deaths in Pennsylvania.

WHO:             DiGirolamo; advocates for addiction, prevention and treatment; and family members whose loved ones have died from prescription drug overdoses.

WHEN:           Thursday, Sept. 19, 10:30 a.m.

WHERE:         Capitol Media Center, East Wing, Harrisburg.

LIVE WEBSTREAMING:  Beginning at 10:30 a.m., log onto www.GeneDiGirolamo.com for a live webstream of the press conference.

Media contact: Jennifer Keaton, 717.705.2094, jkeaton@pahousegop.com

Office of State Rep. Gene DiGirolamo