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Governor’s Weekly Message: Addressing Drug Addiction Through Support, Treatment

Former Governor Jack Markell (2009-2017) | Kent County | New Castle County | News | Office of the Governor | Sussex County | Date Posted: Friday, October 3, 2014




(Wilmington, DE) – In his weekly message, Governor Markell discusses ongoing efforts to address drug addiction and its impact on individuals and families in Delaware.
“By treating addiction as the disease that it is, rather than just as a crime to be punished, we will save lives and we’ll put more people on the road to a recovery that allows them to contribute their talents to our state,” said Governor Markell. “That will keep Delaware moving forward.”
Every week, the Governor’s office releases a new Weekly Message in video, audio, and transcript form. The message is available on:

YouTube: http://youtu.be/-ewvhI6xFgE
Delaware.Gov: http://governor.delaware.gov/podcast_video.shtml
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You may view the Governor’s Weekly Message Transcript:  Addressing Drug Addiction Through Support, Treatment

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Governor’s Weekly Message: Addressing Drug Addiction Through Support, Treatment

Former Governor Jack Markell (2009-2017) | Kent County | New Castle County | News | Office of the Governor | Sussex County | Date Posted: Friday, October 3, 2014




(Wilmington, DE) – In his weekly message, Governor Markell discusses ongoing efforts to address drug addiction and its impact on individuals and families in Delaware.
“By treating addiction as the disease that it is, rather than just as a crime to be punished, we will save lives and we’ll put more people on the road to a recovery that allows them to contribute their talents to our state,” said Governor Markell. “That will keep Delaware moving forward.”
Every week, the Governor’s office releases a new Weekly Message in video, audio, and transcript form. The message is available on:

YouTube: http://youtu.be/-ewvhI6xFgE
Delaware.Gov: http://governor.delaware.gov/podcast_video.shtml
By email: Please contact our press team to subscribe to our press list
Facebook: www.facebook.com/governormarkell
Twitter: www.twitter.com/governormarkell

You may view the Governor’s Weekly Message Transcript:  Addressing Drug Addiction Through Support, Treatment

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Related Topics:  , , ,