The State Budget and Rate Increases

The final deal for provider rates showed that significant stakeholder and Legislative pressure on the Governor was effective, even if the final deal does not…

Keep the 8% Rate Increase Alive

 May 28, 2019   Contact the Conference Committee This is a Good News / Bad News message, and we need your action this week to…

Call Now ! ! !

May 21, 2019 The agenda for today’s Assembly Subcommittee #1 hearing is out, and it does NOT include the 8% down-payment we’ve been pushing. Instead,…

Keep Up the Pressure!

May 20, 2019 First, thank you to everyone for your tireless advocacy this year. As you saw in Senate Sub3 last week, it’s making a…

The 8% Passes First Hurdle

May 16, 2019 Senate Budget Sub#3 Closes with a BANG!   The Senate Budget Subcommittee #3 (Senators Richard Pan (chair), Melissa Hurtado, and Jeff Stone)…

Call Legislators on the 8%

We Need Your Help! In a highly compressed time period, we have gone through budget subcommittee hearings on the originally proposed budget, the revised budget,…