Deseret News Op-ed: “Please allow the most vulnerable to have a seat at the table”

Barbara Toomer March 21 2017
(Photo: Kristin Murphy, Deseret News)
On June 22, 2017, in Washington D.C. approximately 60 members of ADAPT staged a Die-in at Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s office. Click here to see the official press release from ADAPT

After hearing the news about the disability rights activists protesting in Washington, D.C. while driving home from work, Patricia posted this commentary to the Deseret News Opinion Editorial section.

Patricia W. Jones is CEO of the Women's Leadership Institute, and in 2008 she was elected minority leader of the Utah State Senate; the first woman of either party to be elected to lead a caucus in the Utah Legislature.

We think you'll appreciate her views on the recent ADAPT protest, the current political landscape regarding the future of Medicaid, and the American healthcare system.

You can click here to read the Deseret News article.

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