Jul 7

Ricky Gossette: Reject AB 290

by Ricky Gossette, Vallejo Times Herald

Five years ago, I received the life-changing news that my kidneys were failing and I would need dialysis three times a week to survive. Just this last February, I was laid off from my job as an IT employee for a law firm.

And now, I face perhaps the most devastating news of all. The California Legislature is considering a bill that would end a charitable assistance program for dialysis patients that I rely upon to stay alive.

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