Send Your Tweets on June 1 Representatives from the Coalition for a DSP Living Wage will be at the State House on Thursday, June 1, to advocate with legislators and decision makers as we head into these final weeks of the Fiscal Year. Although you may not be in Trenton on Thursday, you can still play an important role in our advocacy that day by reinforcing our message. Here’s what we need you to do:
1. Log into your Twitter account.
2. Copy and paste the following tweets to Senate President Sweeney and Speaker Prieto
.@NJSenatePres #PayFair4DirectCare – Increase wages for DSPs in the FY18 Budget by $1.25/hr. Ppl w/ I/DD need their direct support staff
.@VincentPrieto #PayFair4DirectCare – Increase wages for DSPs in the FY18 Budget by $1.25/hr. Ppl w/ I/DD need their direct support staff
3. Hit send.
It’s a fast and easy way of communicating our need for a Direct Support Professional wage increase to the leaders of the State Senate and Assembly.