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Disability Organizations Stunned by Joint Finance Committee Vote to Freeze Community Long-Term Care

On Tuesday, May 24 the Joint Finance Committee voted to freeze all community long-term care programs in Wisconsin, impacting thousands of seniors and people with disabilities. In taking this action, the committee ignored the calls, e-mails, petitions and personal stories of countless Wisconsin residents. DRW is a member of the Survival Coalition of Wisconsin Disability Organizations who issued this press statement on the stunning vote.

Click here to download the Survival Coalition Press Release.