LANSING, Mich. (WLNS) — Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel talked about a huge national opioid settlement in Lansing Monday.
She was joined by officials from Ingham County to highlight the positive impact of the settlement.
Nessel broke down the $26 billion opioid agreement with the nation’s three major pharmaceutical distributors – Cardinal, McKesson, and AmerisourceBergen – and manufacturer Johnson & Johnson.
More specifically, she highlighted the positive impact it will have on Michigan in its fight against the opioid epidemic.
Lansing Mayor Andy Schor, Ingham County Health Officer Linda Vail, and Ingham County Commissioner Todd Tennis were all in attendance.
The event started at 3:00 p.m. and you can watch it in the video player at the top of this page.