June 22, 2015•Alerts
Update on Pennsylvania’s Budget
Budget negotiations continue. The state legislature is in session today through the end of the month. Click here for our statement on the budget and links to background information.
The Pennsylvania budget may be completed as early as June 30. Now is a good time to remind your state Senator and Representative about the importance of funding for disability-related human services, special education, and Vocational Rehabilitation services. Ask for their support. Click here to find your Senator and Representative and their contact information.
The Disability Rights Network of Pennsylvania supports a state budget that provides full funding for people with disabilities to have appropriate home and community-based services, to receive a free appropriate public education, and to get jobs in the community. Click here for our recommendations on the budget.
Chava Kintisch, Esquire
Director of Civic and Government Affairs
215-238-8070, extension 210 (voice)
Disability Rights Network of Pennsylvania
Offices in Harrisburg, Philadelphia, and Pittsburgh