Now, to make sure the law gets enacted, start up costs for IT/infrastructure for the insurance program MUST BE FUNDED in the FY18 DC Budget. Mayor Bowser's budget was introduced on April 4 and the start up costs have not yet been fully funded.
Who: YOU!What: Fund #PaidLeave4DC PicnicWhen: Sunday, April 23 | 2 - 4 PMWhere: Malcolm X (Meridian Hill) Park - specific location TBD, stay tuned!
We'll have some snacks and drinks and sheets to sit on. Please bring a vegetarian snack to share and if you want to sit in a chair, bring that, too!
In the mean time: - Sign up to make weekly Fund #PaidLeave4DC Fridays calls here: bit.ly/FundPFLFridays- And join us at a People's Budget Forum with many ally organizations on Thursday, April 13 to demand that the DC Budget give the people of DC what they need (paid leave, affordable housing, homeless services, implementation of the NEAR Act, and more): bit.ly/PplBudgetForum
Contact Alli with any questions/comments/concerns: firstname.lastname@example.org