Sen. Markey joins forces with Hillary Clinton in opioid crisis

Senator Ed Markey took a stance in the battle against opioids Sunday as he joined forces with Hillary Clinton. 

The democratic presidential candidate is the first to release a plan to address the drug crisis. 

The plan includes $10 billion in funding to expand treatment and recovery services. 

In 2014, more than 1,300 people died from opioid overdoses in Massachusetts. 

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