Vt. Gov. to Meet With White House Drug Policy Official

By Lesley Engle

Published 03/03 2014 08:54AM

Updated 03/03 2014 08:55AM

Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin will be meeting with a top White House drug policy official.

Shumlin is scheduled to meet Monday morning with Gil Kerlikowske, director of the Office of National Drug Control Policy for the White House.

Following a press conference in Waterbury—Shumlin and Kerlikowske will head to South Burlington where they will tour the methadone clinic.

Last week Shumlin was tapped to co-lead a session by national governors to reduce prescription drug abuse.

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