Survival Coalition Statement on Governor’s Signing of Extraordinary Session Bills

Press Release- The Survival Coalition of more than 30 disability organizations continues to oppose the bill signed into law today by Governor Walker from last week’s Legislative Extraordinary Session that requires Legislative review of all Medicaid waiver program changes. Survival’s analysis shows the bill will require considerable Department of Health Services resources to prepare frequent […]

Action alert: Ask Governor Walker to veto Medicaid waiver oversight bill

The State Senate and Assembly have passed SB 886/AB 1072 which will add significant bureaucratic requirements into the Department of Health Services’ routine work and could have a real impact on disability-related waivers like Family Care, IRIS, Children’s Long-Term Supports, Katie Beckett, Medicaid Assistance Purchase Plan, BadgerCare, autism services, mental health services and supports and […]

ACT NOW: Call Governor Walker: 608-266-1212

The State Senate and Assembly have passed on party line a bill (SB 886/AB 1072) that will create significant bureaucratic layers and barriers to make improvements and changes to all of Wisconsin’s Medicaid waiver programs like Family Care, IRIS, Children’s Long-Term Supports, autism services and more.  The bill awaits signature into law by the Governor. The […]