Here's an interesting article from Urban Milwaukee

Tony Evers and Robin Vos.

Expanding Medicaid Is Best for State
Why it's the smart, compassionate, and fiscally responsible thing to do.
By Tom Frazier - Feb 19th, 2019 12:33 pm

If a man from Mars had watched Governor Evers’ State of the State address, and the Republican response given by Speaker Vos, I believe that he would have concluded that they were talking about two different states.

In a way, they were.

This event has now been rescheduled!

A Community Conversation
February 26th - 6:00 - 8:00 PM
540 South First Street
Milwaukee, WI

You probably know someone who has fragile health, needs home care, or relies on other services that require staff. What if there is no one to help them, or you? Come to this free event and learn more about the Workforce Crisis. With a new governor and the state budget session starting soon, we have a great opportunity to do something about it NOW!

Janet Zander
Advocacy and Public Policy Coordinator -
Greater Wisconsin Agency on Aging Resources (GWAAR)

Lynn Breedlove
Past Executive Director - Disability Rights WI
Co-Chair - WI Long-Term Care Coalition

Dr. Robert Kraig
Executive Director - Citizen Action of WI

Disability Rights Wisconsin, Independence First , Citizen Action,
WI Aging Advocacy Network, Survival Coalition, In Control WI , Save IRIS, GWAAR,
League of Progressive Seniors, TMG, Milwaukee County Department on Aging,
SEIU, WI LTC Workforce Alliance.

Please contact Karen Kirsch at 414-588-0927 V/Relay with your disability-related accommodation requests by 2/19/19 IndependenceFirst will do its best to honor requests made after this date.

IndependenceFirst requests that attendees please refrain from using any perfumed products such as scented soaps and lotions, perfumes, and heavily scented fabric softeners. No smoking in the building or in paths of travel and doorways.

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