If a tree falls in the woods and there’s nobody around to hear it, does it make a sound?
SEIU union members and others don’t take any chances. They make darn sure that lawmakers are in town when they make noise at a rally.
And since Thursday and Friday are Assembly Days for the Legisature, they are guaranteed an audience.
Advocates and Consumers To Speak Out About Impact Of Cuts To Health And Human Services
Wednesday, September 30, 2009 – Health and human services advocates announce a “speak out” about the impact of cuts from the 2009-11 biennial budget on Washington state’s health and human services system. The event will take place on Thursday, October 1, from 12-1:30 p.m., near the Sundial between the John L O’Brien and John A Cherberg buildings on the Capitol Campus in Olympia.
Budget cuts in the 2009-11 budget that have impacted our state’s health and human service system include:
· Reduction of 5 million hours of in-home care, meaning that seniors and people with disabilities are going without needed supports including bathing, meal preparation, and supervision;
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