Schumer in Orleans Co. To Discuss Legislation to Combat Opioid Crisis

Senator Schumer will be in Orleans County today to promote legislation he says would address the opioid crisis. 

He says the bipartisan bill creates a new federal grant program to help state and local police get new high-tech screening devices that can be used in the field to quickly identify dangerous drugs such as fentanyl.

The bill's name is an acronym -- POWER -- for Providing Officers with Electronic Resources. Schumer will speaking at the Village of Holley Police Department.


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