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The COVID-19 pandemic is a crisis of shocking proportion. We eagerly yearn for a return to normal, even as we picture what “a new normal” might require.
Jamie is one of the millions of Americans who will be hurt by two new Trump administration proposals to make life even harder for people with disabilities.
How can a person with a permanent disability but no family, income, or stable home get out of poverty without assistance? They can’t.
Amy has been trying to find a path to putting her life back together. The ending of General Assistance in PA will make that path even harder to find.
A state-wide coalition has been trying to save a public program that helps the most vulnerable. But our opponents are equally determined.
After years of advocacy and a PA Supreme Court ruling, General Assistance has been reinstated in PA. But it’s now at risk of being eliminated again.