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DRW weighs in on sub-minimum wage employment of people with disabilities

DRW attorney Jodi Hanna is quoted in this front-page article from the August 14 Green Bay Press Gazette on sub-minimum wage employment of people with disabilities. The article is generating significant discussion and controversy. DRW believes that increasing individualized employment at real wages in integrated, community settings should be a priority for our state.

Here are some success stories from individuals with disabilities employed in our communities!
http://www.waisman.wisc.edu/naturalsupports/pdfs/YS.pdf

Read the Green Bay story here:
http://www.greenbaypressgazette.com/article/20110814/GPG0101/108140589/-1/7daysarchives/Pay-rate-disabled-Wisconsin-workers-stirs-debate