Knock, Knock. Who’s there?

Back story from Wisconsin State Journal 10/11/2019 It's the kid who demands your lunch money.  It's his price to let you in the school door.  Now he's older. He pulls the same stunt.  The stakes are higher.The bully wants all your lunch money for the entire school year plus all your birthday presents.Our US Constitution guarantees you the right to enter that door.  Our Constitution guarantees you no interference; no discrimination.  You have the right to participate in the everyday life of society by law.Federal civil rights law guarantees no discrimination against people  based on disability, gender, skin color, pregnancy, national origin, age, gender identity.  Every one of us fits into at least one of these groups at some time in our lives.Every elected official takes an oath to uphold the Constitution. The bully at the door broke his oath of office.  Discrimination breaks faith with the people of Wisconsin.Representative Anderson is keeping his promise to the people of Wisconsin.  He...
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Assembly Speaker Defies Civil Rights Law

 State Representative Jimmy Anderson made a reasonable request. Anderson requested to phone in to some committee meetings – just some committee meetings, not every committee meeting. Wisconsin Assembly Speaker Robin Vos refused this straightforward request, violating the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). The ADA is federal civil rights law. The ADA guarantees the constitutional right of every citizen to participate in the civic life of our democracy. The people Anderson was elected to serve, are entitled to his participation in the work of the Wisconsin State Assembly. Vos' refusal makes second-class citizens of the people Rep. Anderson represents. Representatives Anderson and Vos both took the same oath of office: “to uphold the constitution of the United States and the constitution of the state of Wisconsin”. The US Constitution guarantees the right of every citizen to participate in the work of government, a foundation of our democracy. By violating the ADA, federal civil rights law, Speaker Vos violates the rights of every person...
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