Nikil Saval, a newly elected Pennsylvania state senator, speaks in support of opening a “supervised injection site” for opioid users in Philadelphia during a Nov. 16 rally outside the federal courthouse.

Pa. 1st district state senator-elect, Nikil Saval, spoke in support of Safehouse, Philadelphia’s safe-injection site, at a rally outside the federal courthouse Monday. (Kimberly Paynter/WHYY)