Blumenthal calls for action on opioid marketing

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Sen. Richard Blumenthal and community leaders are calling for the U.S. justice system to join the fight by cities and states to end the marketing of opioids.

Blumenthal held a press conference today along with Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim and members of the Fairfield County Medical Association to discuss the issue.

They say they will be writing a formal letter to the Justice Department soon.

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