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Man Who Depends On Vermont's Attendant Program Speaks Out About Its Possible Elimination

Vermont's attendant services program, or ASP, is up for elimination in Governor Scott's budget.
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Vermont's attendant services program, or ASP, is up for elimination in Governor Scott's budget.

Vermont's attendant services program — or ASP — directs $1.38 million in state funds to help Vermonters with permanent and severe disabilities. It’s been targeted for elimination by Gov. Scott’s latest budget.

Vermont Edition spoke to David Sagi, a Vermonter who’s used the program for years and says it’s made a huge difference in his life.

Broadcast live on Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018 at noon; rebroadcast at 7 p.m.

 

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