Jun 13

Despite Years of Public Service to California, Legislature Considers Bill That Would Devastate My Family

by Annie Maldonaldo-Escalera, The Hanford Sentinel


For years, I worked as a nurse helping others and serving the public, and now the Legislature is considering a bill that would devastate my entire family.

Assembly Bill 290 would wipe out a charitable program that helps low income Californians like me pay for kidney dialysis. The bill would leave my husband and me – who care for our 23-year-old son with autism in our home – unable to pay our medical bills.

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