On Sunday, Feb 20 in Madison over 300 people with disabilities, their family members, and supporters turned out for a press event organized by the Save BadgerCare Coalition and the Save Medicaid Coalition composed of 30 diverse groups to inform the public about the drastic implications the Governor’s budget repair bill will have on Medicaid recipients. Here is some helpful information to use in contacting your legislators re: your concerns about this bill:
Please join the google group (link below) and stay up to date on what is happening with Medicaid in the budget repair bill and the larger budget conversation. Pass on to your contacts as necessary.
You can also sign up for e-mail alerts on disability issues at the Disability Advocates Wisconsin Network (DAWN) website
For more information contact Lisa.Pugh@drwi.org