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I am a husband, father, son, brother, uncle and friend. I believe in sharing my talents and experiences by giving back to the community by giving my time to coaching, church and especially to the disability community. I truly believe that all men and women are created equally.

5 Questions for Federal Candidates

 With the Presidential debates approaching, I thought I would share 5 questions for Federal Candidates on issues that affect individuals with disabilities.  The questions were put together by the Wisconsin Board for People with Developmental Disabilities (http://www.wi-bpdd.org/) and the Wisconsin Disability Vote Coalition (http://www.disabilityvote.org/).

What will you do to protect funding that impacts quality of life for people with disabilities and their families in Wisconsin under discretionary programs including early childhood, special education, job training and transportation programs?

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National Disability Employment Awareness Month

Presidential Proclamation -- National Disability Employment Awareness Month, 2012

by The White House
October 1, 2012

6 Questions for State Candidates

 As I wrote last week about 5 Questions for Federal Officials (http://www.cudahynow.com/blogs/communityblogs/172082021.html), here are questions for your State Candidates.  As a reminder, the questions were put together by the Wisconsin Board for People with Developmental Disabilities (http://www.wi-bpdd.org/) and the Wisconsin Disability Vote Coalition (http://www.disabilityvote.org/).

How will you protect the significant investments Wisconsin has made (e.g. Family Care, IRIS) that reduce costly institutional  care and provide community-based supports? Do you support an investment to reduce the waiting list for children? 

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