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BUDGET: Legislators still have work to do

Letter by Sheryl Wood, Tacoma on Feb. 28, 2012 at 1:51 pm | 5 Comments »
February 29, 2012 3:39 pm

Both House and Senate budget proposals have made protecting our most vulnerable citizens a priority. Both include funding for Initiative 1163 and stop cuts to long-term care. Clearly, lawmakers recognize the will of Washington voters and the devastating effect further cuts would have on vulnerable residents receiving home care in Washington.

Lawmakers still need to work to ensure the final budget protects our seniors and people with disabilities, and that they will receive safe, quality care.

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