Martin Heninrich leads news conference on Senate Health Care bill, opioid crisis

WASHINGTON (KRQE) –  U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich hosted a press conference Tuesday at the U.S. Capitol.

The press conference was set to discuss the harmful impact the recently released Senate health care bill could have.

Other U.S. Senators also joined the conference to discuss how the Senate Republican health care bill could possibly undermine the fight to combat the opioid crisis.

Additional speakers include Michael Botticelli the Director of Grayken Center for Addiction Medicine at Boston Medical Center and Dr. John Aldis and Shelby who were recently featured in the New Yorker about the opioid epidemic.