Governor Walker introduced his proposed budget for 2017-2019 on February 8.
The Legislative Forum on Monday March 6 was sponsored by:
Kenosha County Commission on Aging and Disability Services
Kenosha County Long Term Care Workforce Alliance
NAMI Kenosha County
NAMI Racine County
Barbara Beckert, Milwaukee Office Director for Disability Rights Wisconsin provided an overview of federal issues which are likely to impact the state budget as well as specific initiatives and changes for the 2017-2019 State Budget. Local legislators, Senator Wanggaard, Senator Wirch, Representative Kerkman, Representative Barca, and Representative Ohnstad also were present and provided their input.