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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 […]

ACTION NEEDED MONDAY! (12-3-2018)

  The Republican State Legislature is trying to fast-track five bills Monday. These bills would significantly limit the role of the new Governor and have unintended consequences for people with disabilities.  You can read summaries of the bills here: http://docs.legis.wisconsin.gov/misc/lfb/bill_summaries/2017_19/0001_december_extraordinary_session_bills_11_30_18.pdf Call your State Assembly Rep and State Senator as soon as possible! Call the toll free […]