For the past five months of this blog, I have repeatedly referred to the special people for which we advocate as “developmentally disabled.” Well, today the tide is changing. It is time for us to make the change that is before Congress for Rosa’s Law. There will be many steps to the process, but if [...]Read the rest of this entry »
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The Rahm Emanuel incident has caused quite the conversation among journalists and media personalities throughout the country. From nightly news broadcasts to radio talk shows it has definitely put the topic on the map.
Recently the ladies of The View took it to task. I learned something that I never knew until this incident, that Barbara Walters and [...]
No sooner had I considered that someone in a political office needed to be vocal for those with special needs that I read about Rosa’s Law (U.S. Senate Bill 2781) where Sen. Barbara Mikulski (D-MD) and Michael Enzi (R- WY) have co-sponsored the bipartisan bill to replace the words “mental retardation” with the words “intellectual [...]Read the rest of this entry »