Critics Lambaste Plan To Cut Funds From Disabled Services
At an Assembly hearing on Thursday, a number of lawmakers and advocates for individuals with developmental disabilities criticized Gov. Jerry Brown's (D) budget proposal to remove up to $750 million from developmental services. The governor's proposal details $216.5 in cuts to the Department of Developmental ServicesÂ and calls for the department to put forward other ideas for cost reductions.
- "Brown's Budget Plan Vague and Rushed, Advocates for Developmentally Disabled Say" (Chang, Sacramento Bee, 2/4).