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Medicaid Anniversary 2018

For the anniversary of Medicaid this year we will be putting further support behind the Money Follows the Person program. Please see these additional resources along with the following messaging below:   Help Promote Community Living and Services for Individuals with Disabilities   Dear Supporter,   Next week is the anniversary...

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ABLE Age Adjustment Act

6/5/2018 - Action Alert:¬†Help Ensure Families Can Save for Their Children with Disabilities   Latest Action (4/4) - Bill introduced in the U.S. Senate (S. 817) and U.S. House (H.R. 1874)   Summary - This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to qualified ABLE programs, to increase...

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2019 Federal Budget – Easterseals Priorities

Easterseals Positioning and Summary: President Trump on Feb. 12, 2018 released his budget recommendation for fiscal year 2019 and beyond. Of significance to Easterseals, the budget recommends restructuring Medicaid from its current federal funding guarantee to a per capita cap or block grant funding mechanism. In...

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