In the News
March 30, 2023
To Jasmine Budnella, director of drug policy at VOCAL-NY, the rhetoric around breaking up supply chains is a repackaging of the same policies that have historically targeted drug users.
“The way that Governor Hochul was framing it was like we would go after the Pablo Escobars of the world. But in reality, we know who will be really, really harmed,” Budnella said.