Attorney General Pam Bondi and Governor Rick Scott will hold a joint news conference about Florida’s opioid epidemic at 4 p.m. today in the state Capitol in front of the Attorney General’s Office.
It is not known exactly what Bondi and Scott will discuss.
The press conference can be seen online at The Florida Channel.
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Several local leaders and agencies have asked Scott in recent months to declare a public health emergency to help communities deal with the crisis.
Bondi last month was appointed by President Trump to a White House commission to combat drug addiction.