As a physician, I support needle exchange programs because I want to see HIV and Hepatitis B and C fought with the best tools available.
As a Christian, I support needle exchange programs because I know every life has value to God, who does not allow me to give up on anyone."
"I wish this was not an issue which we needed to address. I would much prefer that no one in Texas would ever get addicted to injected drugs or put themselves and others at risk for dangerous and often deadly diseases. But since these problems exist, we must fight them with the very best tools at our disposal."