Author: Rachel Garaghty

Rachel Garaghty is a disability advocate in Minneapolis. She earned her Master of Public Policy degree from the Humphrey School of Public Affairs at the University of Minnesota.

Expendable Necessities?: Cutting Essential Care for People with Disabilities in Minnesota

On October 26, 2011, legislation that would lower the wages of caregivers who provide personal assistance services to their disabled family members was ruled unconstitutional by a Minnesota judge.