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    "You have got to be kidding!"

    Last edited: 11/08/2017

    /news/columns/2015/you-have-got-to-be-kidding/
    Summary: “You have got to be kidding!” a Chippewa Valley advocate responded when I told her about a plan to potentially turn Family Care over to a for-profit insurance company.
    Body: “You have got to be kidding!” a Chippewa Valley advocate responded when I told her about a plan to potentially turn Family Care over to a for-profit insurance company. Family Care and its fee-for-service sister, IRIS, provide thousands of Medicai...
    /news/columns/2015/people-speak-out-about-consequences-of-budget-decisions/
    Summary: “This is not my cup of tea,” the farmer said quietly as he moved up to the microphone at the Eau Claire budget hearing.
    Body: “This is not my cup of tea,” the farmer said quietly as he moved up to the microphone at the Eau Claire budget hearing. “I’m a UW grad. I’m a farmer. I’m a tech college grad. My kids went to public school. There’s a lot I could talk about today....
    /news/columns/2015/advocacy-gives-voice-to-the-voiceless-families-support-family-care-and-iris/
    Summary: I remember when I first met a man I’ll call ‘Ron’. He came to my office with his caregiver. He couldn’t speak but used a speech synthesizer and an iPad to introduce himself.
    Body: Advocacy Gives Voice to the Voiceless - Families Support Family Care and IRIS I remember when I first met a man I’ll call ‘Ron’. He came to my office with his caregiver. He couldn’t speak but used a speech synthesizer and an iPad to introduce h...
    /news/columns/2016/birth-life-and-death-of-a-bad-idea/
    Summary: “No one had any inkling this was happening,” Michael Blumenfeld told the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. “We are just scratching our heads. Why would you do this?” Mr. Blumenfeld spoke for the Wisconsin Family Care Association in early spring of 2015.
    Body: Birth, Life and Death of a Bad Idea “No one had any inkling this was happening,” Michael Blumenfeld told the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. “We are just scratching our heads. Why would you do this?” Mr. Blumenfeld spoke for the Wisconsin Family Ca...