Tonko pushes bill to study mental health effects of pandemic

WNYT Staff
Created: March 11, 2021 01:35 PM

Congressman Paul Tonko is among a bipartisan group in Congress who introduced the COVID-19 Mental Health Research Act. 

The bill would study COVID's effects on mental health, with an emphasis on healthcare workers and children.

Tonko held a virtual news conference Thursday morning with frontline workers.

Hear more about why he says this bill is so important by watching the video.


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