Gil Kerlikowske

Conway Calls for Federal Help to Monitor Prescription Drugs

Mar 1, 2012
ag.ky.gov / Office of the Attorney General

While the Kentucky General Assembly considers legislation aimed at reducing the state’s prescription drug epidemic, Attorney General Jack Conway is taking his message about painkillers to Washington. Conway testified Thursday before a subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee. He asked for federal help in creating a nationwide prescription monitoring system.