"a coalition for the preservation of the Lanterman Act"

The Lanterman Coalition


Grayling Communications
FULL REPORT #ShamefulBudget  - The Lanterman Coalition

News Clips
June 19, 2015

News Coverage
AP (via numerous outlets), June 17, 2015, “Disability activists protest budget that leaves out funding”
Capital Public Radio, June 17, 2015, “Advocates for Developmentally Disabled Furious Over Budget”
Whittier Daily News, June 17, 2015, “Coalition for developmentally disabled rallies for funding at Whittier City Hall”
Capitol Morning Report, June 18, 2015
Sacramento Bee, June 19, 2015, “California governors tend to win state budget fights”
Los Angeles Times, June 19, 2015, “Legislature approves revised budget, sends it to Gov. Jerry Brown”

 TV News Coverage
KABC-LA (ABC), June 17, 2015, Eyewitness News, 11:00 PM. *No public link available
XETV-SD (CW), June 17, 2015, San Diego 6 News, 10:00 PM *No public link available
KUSI-SD, June 17, 2015, Good Morning San Diego, 5:00 AM *No public link available
KGET (NBC), June 17, 2015, 17 News 6:00 PM *No public link available
KUSI-SD, June 17, 2015  KUSI San Diego, 11:00 PM *No public link available

Univision (U19) (Spanish channel), June 18, 2015, “Piden más fondos para personas con discapacidad [ENL: They call for more funds for people with disabilities]”
KUSI-SD, June 17, 2015, KUSI San Diego 6 News, 6 PM

Radio News Coverage
KPCC-FM (Southern California Public Radio), June 17-18, 2015, 10 PM *No public link available
KFBK-AM (NewsRadio), June 17-18, 2015, 6 PM *No public link available
KXJZ-FM (Capital Public Radio), June 18, 2015, *No public link available
KCRW-FM (Radio), June 18, 7:00 AM, *No public link available
KQED-FM (Northern CA Public Radio), June 16, 2015, “State Budget Deal Struck, Governor Brown Concedes Little”
KQED-FM (Northern CA Public Radio), June 19, 2015, “Final State Budget Goes To Governor, But Not Without Some Anger”

Editorial Coverage
LA News Group (via Pasadena Star-News), June 18, 2015, “An opportunity to improve lives of Californians with developmental disabilities”
Long Beach Press Telegram, June 18, 2015, “Letters: Keeping the promise of the Lanterman Act
Contra Costa Times, June 22, 2015, “Contra Costa Times editorial: Special sessions a chance to get priorities right”

Blog Coverage
California Healthline, June 18, 2015, “Advocates for Developmentally Disabled Protest Budget Deal”

News Coverage
AP (via San Jose Mercury News, SF Gate, Porterville Recorder Website, KCRA 3 website, Fox 40 website, Washington Times, San Francisco Chronicle, Santa Cruz Sentinel, News10.net, Hanford Sentinel, Porterville Recorder, Fox40, Merced Sun Star, ABC8 Reno, Greenfield Daily Reporter, Lompoc Record, Connecticut Post, KCRA Sacramento, Vacaville Reporter, Fairfield Citizen, Albany Times Union, Eureka Times Standard, Greenwich Time, Monterey County Herald, Houston Chronicle, San Louis Obispo Tribune, KSBY SLO news, Contra Costa Times, Chico Enterprise Record, Seattle Post-Intelligencer, KTVN, Long Beach Press Telegram, Beaumont Enterprise, San Antonio Express News, San Diego Union Tribune)

June 17, 2015

List of Contributors

 The Arc United Cerebral Palsy CA Collaboration
 Easter Seals California
 Association of Regional Center Agencies
 California Supported Living Network
 California Respite Association
 California Disability Services  Association
 California Association of Health Facilities
 Autism Society of California
 Noah Homes
 DD Provider Network
 Vocational Improvement Program
 The Arc of San Diego
 Contra Costa Arc
 The Arc of Ventura County
 Bakersfield Arc
 The Arc of Alameda County
 The Arc of Riverside County
 The Arc of Butte County
 Placer ARC
 UCP San Diego
 The Arc Fresno/Madera
 The Arc of San Joaquin

Pat Hornbecker

Timothy Hornbecker
Ron Sturtevant-Stuart
Ricardo Lugo
Betsy Katz

Special Thanks to our contractors Grayling Communications and Visual Messaging (Social Media) for their tireless dedication to our community and this campaign to save the developmental disabilities system.