PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — Congressman David Cicilline joined us Monday to talk about what Congress is doing about some of the big issues facing Southern New England.In the above video, we discuss:
- Last week’s tragedy in Taunton and how officials are reassessing treatment of behavioral health issues
- The opioid crisis and what lawmakers are doing to help crack down on it
- President Obama’s transgender bathroom directive and transgender-related bills going before Congress
Congressman Cicilline was in studio live during Eyewitness News This Morning at 8 on Fox Providence. Eyewitness News from 7 a.m.- 9 a.m. weekdays – the only local newscasts during this important time period.