"I hope I am addressed because I trying to educate my fellow patrons at an event called Partners in Policymaking. It is put on by a state agency with their own funding. This agency is mainly to help people with developmental disabilities like myself…"
"What the father enacted, the son deactivated. Americans with Disabilities Act does NOT have the teeth it once had under Bush Sr. When budgets are cut it is ALWAYS programs that I would rely on that get cut FIRST. Also any private sector…"
"Can you please ask him what his policy towards Americans with disabilities are? Tell him you have a friend who is autistic and hates feeling like a THIRD class citizen in a country where she can trace her family tree on both the maternal and…"
"The town that my Mom grew up in was headquarters for Springmaid Industries. That whole town is now dried up. Kanapolis which is just up the road from me can make a buck or two from the tourism industry cashing in on Dale Earnhardt Sr legacy.…"
"I am also thinking of factories like textiles. Most of my material side of the family and some on my paternal side worked in factories especial textile ones. All the textile factories around here have shut down and gone over seas. Cotton was king…"
"I agree Ray1547 with Trump. We need to reinvest in America. We are basically a service driven economy now. I remember once upon a time the whole Buy American campaign back in the 1990's I thin it was. WalMart invested heavily back in…"
I welcome your friendship gladly. I have a different attitude about people in general. Sometimes people are shocked at my actions. I was at a Wal-Mart store one day when a guy I knew came up to me and said "Here's my grandbaby". She is about 1 1/2 years old and has Down syndrome. She raised he little arms for a hug like babies do, and I bent down and kissed her and said "Thank you pretty girl". Her grandfather choked up and told me I was the first person outside the family to ever treat her like any other baby.
Every once in a while someone will do the right, and good thing.