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When you are educating yourself and others about important disability-related issues in the next state budget, please consider using papers from the 2013 Priorities for People with Disabilities in Wisconsin series.
Submit comments about the proposed state biennial budget via email to BudgetComments@legis.wisconsin.gov, or via mail to Joe Malkasian, Room 305 East, State Capitol, Madison, WI 53702.
The Joint Finance Committee will hold a hearing on the Governor’s proposed state budget in Wisconsin Dells on Wednesday, April 10. (The original location was Lake Delton.) The hearing will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. in Suites 2 and 7 (main level) of the Kalahari Resort. The Kalahari Resort is located at 1305 Kalahari Drive in Wisconsin Dells.
Check out this press release about the results of a statewide survey that was designed to gauge Wisconsin attitudes toward special needs vouchers. The survey attracted more than 1,000 responses and shows resounding opposition from all parts of the state.
The Joint Finance Committee will hold a hearing on the Governor’s proposed state budget in Green Bay on Monday, April 8. The hearing will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at Lambeau Field in the Legends Club Room – 4th Level in the Lambeau Field Atrium.
A listening session about special needs vouchers will be held in Milwaukee on Thursday, April 11. This is a great opportunity to learn more about special needs vouchers and how vouchers will impact all students.