Senator Bill Cassidy visits, tours Franklin health clinic

KATC - Senator Bill Cassidy visited a health clinic in Franklin today to talk about mental health and opioid addiction.

Cassidy visited The Teche Action Clinic in Franklin; the center is a private, non-profit health clinic.

Cassidy announced at the beginning of August that the state would receive over $6 million in grants from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to fight the opioid epidemic.